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Development of extra-embryonic membranes and fluid compartments

Baggott, Glenn K. (2001) Development of extra-embryonic membranes and fluid compartments. In: Deeming, D.C. (ed.) Perspectives in Fertilisation and Embryonic Development in Poultry. Lincolnshire, UK: Ratite Conference Books, pp. 23-29. ISBN 0 9527584 4.


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An account of the development of extra-embryonic membranes in the embryo of poultry. The roles of these membranes in the transfer of water from albumen to yolk and to embryonic tissue is reviewed.

Item Type: Book Section
Additional Information: This volume contains the proceedings of a symposium given at the 2001 meeting of the Incubation & Fertility Research Group (WPSA Working Group 6 - Reproduction).
Keyword(s) / Subject(s): embryonic development, poultry, egg
School or Research Centre: Birkbeck Schools and Research Centres > School of Science > Biological Sciences
Depositing User: Glenn Baggott
Date Deposited: 28 Feb 2005
Last Modified: 17 Apr 2013 12:32

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