Vol. 41 No. 2 (1997) pp.123-423

Vertebrate Development in vitro

Introductory papers

A comparative and historical review of culture methods for vertebrates.
D L Cockroft
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 127-137
Technique as the basis of experiment in developmental biology. An interview with Denis A.T. New.
Juan Arechaga
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 139-152

Special review

Development of sidedness of asymmetric body structures in vertebrates.
M Fujinaga
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 153-186


Mammalian craniofacial embryology in vitro.
N Osumi-Yamashita, Y Ninomiya and K Eto
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 187-194
Surgical manipulation of mammalian embryos in vitro.
I Naruse, H Keino and M Taniguchi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 195-198
Mechanisms of normal and abnormal neurulation: evidence from embryo culture studies.
A Fleming, D Gerrelli, N D Greene and A J Copp
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 199-212
Prorhombomeric subdivision of the mammalian embryonic hindbrain: is it functionally meaningful?
E Ruberte, H B Wood and G M Morriss-Kay
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 213-222
Computer-aided 3-D reconstruction of serially sectioned mouse embryos: its use in integrating anatomical organization.
M H Kaufman, R M Brune, R A Baldock, J B Bard and D Davidson
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 223-233
Reflections on the biology of embryonic stem (ES) cells.
R L Gardner and F A Brook
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 235-243
Comparative stem cell biology.
P Hollands
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 245-254
Recent scientific and medical advances in assisted human conception.
R G Edwards
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 255-262
Legal, ethical and historical aspects of assisted human reproduction.
C R Austin
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 263-265
The use of whole rat embryo cultures to identify and characterize causes of reproductive failure.
N W Klein
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 267-273
The evaluation of developmental toxicity of chemicals exposed occupationally using whole embryo culture.
S F Zhao, X C Zhang, L F Zhang, S S Zhou, F Zhang, Q F Wang, Y L Wang and Y S Bao
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 275-282
Carbon monoxide and the embryo.
M A Robkin
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 283-289
Mouse embryos in culture: models for understanding diabetes-induced embryopathies and gene function.
T W Sadler
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 291-297
Effects of excess glucose on mammalian post-implantation embryos.
S K Ellington
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 299-306
Glucose absorption and utilization by rat embryos.
T H Shepard, T Tanimura and H W Park
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 307-314
Investigations into mechanisms of amino acid supply to the rat embryo using whole-embryo culture.
D A Beckman, J B Lloyd and R L Brent
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 315-318
The role of exogenous growth-promoting factors and their receptors in organogenesis.
M K Pratten
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 319-328
A review of the contribution of whole embryo culture to the determination of hazard and risk in teratogenicity testing.
W S Webster, P D Brown-Woodman and H E Ritchie
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 329-335
Genetic determinants of teratogen-induced abnormal development in mouse and rat embryos in vitro.
C M Kapron and D G Trasler
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 337-344
Hyperthermia, teratogenesis and the heat shock response in mammalian embryos in culture.
M J Edwards, D A Walsh and Z Li
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 345-358
Gene expression domains as markers in developmental toxicity studies using mammalian embryo culture.
J A Williams, F M Mann and N A Brown
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 359-364
Postimplantation mouse embryos cultured in vitro. Assessment with whole-mount immunostaining and in situ hybridization.
G Van Maele-Fabry, F Clotman, F Gofflot, J Bosschaert and J J Picard
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 365-374
The effect of antisense oligonucleotides to Cdx2 on the development of mouse embryos in vitro.
H Valcanis, E Kachab, J Haralambidis and F Beck
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 375-378
Early chick embryos in vitro.
C D Stern and R Bachvarova
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 379-387
Chick noggin is expressed in the organizer and neural plate during axial development, but offers no evidence of involvement in primary axis formation.
D J Connolly, K Patel and J Cooke
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 389-396
Development in vitro of Marsupials: a comparative review of species and a timetable of cleavage and early blastocyst stages of development in Monodelphis domestica.
L Selwood, E S Robinson, R A Pedersen and J L Vandeberg
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 397-410
The aquatic vertebrate embryo as a sentinel for toxins: zebrafish embryo dechorionation and perivitelline space microinjection.
M Mizell and E S Romig
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1997) 41: 411-423

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