Echinodermata

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ISBN: 978-3-540-24402-8 (Print) 978-3-540-27683-8 (Online)

Table of contents (11 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages I-XXIII

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    Pages 1-6

    Are Echinoderms of Interest to Biotechnology?

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    Pages 7-44

    Cell Adhesion and Communication: A Lesson from Echinoderm Embryos for the Exploitation of New Therapeutic Tools

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    Pages 45-70

    Cell Signalling During Sea Urchin Development: A Model for Assessing Toxicity of Environmental Contaminants

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    Pages 71-83

    Echinoderm Reactive Oxygen Species (ROS) Production Measured by Peroxidase, Luminol-Enhanced Chemiluminescence (PLCL) as an Immunotoxicological Tool

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    Pages 85-110

    Monitoring Chemical and Physical Stress Using Sea Urchin Immune Cells

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    Pages 111-137

    DNA Damage and Developmental Defects After Exposure to UV and Heavy Metals in Sea Urchin Cells and Embryos Compared to Other Invertebrates

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    Pages 139-165

    Echinoderms: Their Culture and Bioactive Compounds

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    Pages 167-200

    Regenerative Response and Endocrine Disrupters in Crinoid Echinoderms: An Old Experimental Model, a New Ecotoxicological Test

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    Pages 201-220

    Echinoderm Adhesive Secretions: From Experimental Characterization to Biotechnological Applications

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    Pages 221-250

    Mutable Collagenous Tissue: Overview and Biotechnological Perspective

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    Pages 251-266

    Bioresources from Echinoderms

  13. Back Matter

    Pages 267-277