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Cell and Developmental Biology Literature Guide   Tags: biology, cell_biology, developmental_biology  

Find here selected reference and other works for cell and developmental biology.
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Welcome to the Cell and Developmental Biology Literature Guide. 

This guide contains selected core reference and other literature finding aids for this subject area. 



Cell biology is "the study of the activities, functions, properties, and structures of cells."¹  more 

Formerly known as emybryology, developmental biology is "the study of all changes associated with an organism as it progresses through the life cycle."² more  

Also see "The History of Developmental Biology" from the Encyclopedia of Life Sciences.  

To see a list of important resources for biologists, taken from the fourth edition of Using the Biological Literature: A Practical Guide, by Diane Schmidt (CRC Press, 2014),click on the link below.

 Using the Biological Literature -- Web Resources


1. David M. Prescott, "Cell biology", in AccessScience@McGraw-Hill,, DOI 10.1036/1097-8542.116050 (Accessed March 10, 2008).

2. Dorothea Rudnick, Carl N. McDaniel, "Developmental biology", in AccessScience@McGraw-Hill,, DOI 10.1036/1097-8542.189300 (accessed March 10, 2008).

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