From DNA to Diversity: Molecular Genetics and the Evolution of Animal Design
John Wiley & Sons, Apr 25, 2013 - Science - 272 pages
In this landmark work, the author team led by Dr. Sean Carroll presents the general principles of the genetic basis of morphological change through a synthesis of evolutionary biology with genetics and embryology. In this extensively revised second edition, the authors delve into the latest discoveries, incorporating new coverage of comparative genomics, molecular evolution of regulatory proteins and elements, and microevolution of animal development.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - amarcobio - LibraryThing
That's still probably the standard textbook for evolutionary developmental genetics. Nicely illustrated and well written, I still have the feeling that its content is a bit (or even more than a bit) biased. That's the kind of textbook that the late S. Gould would love (my impression). Read full review