Logically organized by body system, this comprehensive resource provides in-depth coverage of the structure and function of the cells, tissues, and organs of a wide range of domestic animal species. Bridging the gap between the physiology and the gross anatomy of organisms, it also explores new discoveries being made in the areas of molecular biology and cytogenetics.
Full-color coverage throughout, including more than 400 color figures that are grouped into major sections for quick reference
A wealth of electron micrographs and color micrographs demonstrate cell, tissue, and organ structure
A complete art program integrates illustrations and diagrams of cells and tissues to highlight structural-functional correlates
Helpful tables of histological features in each chapter summarize key concepts
A succinct style and format makes it easy to quickly find important information
Chapters begin with a list of key points
The author is a trained morphologist and has taught veterinary histology at the University of Florida College of Veterinary Medicine for more than 15 years
By Don A. Samuelson, MS, PhD, Associate Chair of Research and Graduate Studies, University of Florida, College of Medicine, Department of S.A. Clinical Sciences, Gainesville, FL
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