The complete illustrated guide from conception to birth. The Pregnant Body Book is a comprehensive visual guide to every aspect of conception, pregnancy and birth exploring the important changes that take place in a completely revolutionary way. State-of-the-art images, extraordinary photography and accessible text track each stage of both the mother and baby's development from fertilisation to birth week-by-week. This unprecedented guide covers everything you could possibly want to know from the science behind sex and conception to the intricacies of genetics and includes a detailed look at the anatomy and physiology of both the male and female reproductive systems and the groundbreaking medical advances that define the 21st-century understanding of pregnancy. The Pregnant Body Book is the first of its kind and an ideal reference for prospective parents, as well as both medical and midwifery students.Nuclear membrane Nucleus THE FORMATION OF NEW CELLS Cells are dividing all the time, so it is crucial that genomes are copied and split correctly. The average ... One of its important functions is to replicate itself in order to create new body cells and sex cells, which allow DNA to perpetuate. ... Their sequence dictates the unique 3D shape of the protein, which is crucial to the function of the protein.
|Title||:||The Pregnant Body Book|
|Publisher||:||Dorling Kindersley Ltd - 2011-06-01|