A Comparative Overview of Mammalian Fertilization by Bonnie S. DunbarA Comparative Overview of Mammalian Fertilization by Bonnie S. Dunbar

A Comparative Overview of Mammalian Fertilization

EditorBonnie S. Dunbar, M.G. O'Rand

Hardcover | November 30, 1991

not yet rated|write a review

Pricing and Purchase Info

$316.50 online 
$362.95 list price save 12%
Earn 1583 plum® points

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Not available in stores

about

Chapters in the first section discuss the coevolution of mammalian gametes, comparative morphology, mammalian sperm membranes, sperm acrosomal enzymes and the acrosome reaction, morphogenesis of the mammalian egg cortex, and mammalian zonae pelucidae. Subsequent chapters focus on selected species--marsupials; bats; the mouse, golden hamster, rat, guinea pig, and rabbit; dogs and cats; the pig, horse, cow, and rhesus monkey; and man. Finally, new approaches for studying mammalian gametes are presented--micromanipulation, molecular biology to study sperm function, and to study development and function of oocytes. (c) by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR.

Details & Specs

Title:A Comparative Overview of Mammalian FertilizationFormat:HardcoverDimensions:477 pagesPublished:November 30, 1991Publisher:Springer US

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0306438410

ISBN - 13:9780306438417

Customer Reviews of A Comparative Overview of Mammalian Fertilization

Reviews