Resynthesizing evolutionary and developmental biology.

@article{Gilbert1996ResynthesizingEA,
  title={Resynthesizing evolutionary and developmental biology.},
  author={Scott F. Gilbert and John M Opitz and Rudolf A. Raff},
  journal={Developmental biology},
  year={1996},
  volume={173 2},
  pages={
          357-72
        }
}
A new and more robust evolutionary synthesis is emerging that attempts to explain macroevolution as well as microevolutionary events. This new synthesis emphasizes three morphological areas of biology that had been marginalized by the Modern Synthesis of genetics and evolution: embryology, macroevolution, and homology. The foundations for this new synthesis have been provided by new findings from developmental genetics and from the reinterpretation of the fossil record. In this nascent… Expand
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