Molecular biology of invertebrate development

proceedings of a director"s sponsors-UCLA symposium held at Park City, Utah, March 15-21, 1987

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Edition Notes

Statementdirector"s sponsors, Eli Lilly Research Laboratories, Monsanto, The Upjohn Company ; editor, John D. O"Connor.
SeriesUCLA symposia on molecular and cellular biology ;, new ser., v. 66
ContributionsO"Connor, John D., Lilly Research Laboratories., Monsanto Company., Upjohn Company., UCLA Symposium on Molecular Biology of Invertebrate Development (1987 : Park City, Utah)
LC ClassificationsQL364 .M65 1987
The Physical Object
Paginationxiii, 324 p. :
Number of Pages324
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2391732M
ISBN 100845126652
LC Control Number87021156

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