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Descriptor in English: Developmental Biology
Descriptor in Spanish: Biología Evolutiva
Descriptor in Portuguese: Biologia do Desenvolvimento
Descriptor in French: Biologie du développement
Entry term(s): Auxology
Biology, Developmental
Tree number(s): H01.158.273.200
Scope note: The field of biology which deals with the process of the growth and differentiation of an organism.
Allowable Qualifiers: CL classification
EC economics
ED education
ES ethics
HI history
IS instrumentation
LJ legislation & jurisprudence
MT methods
OG organization & administration
SN statistics & numerical data
ST standards
TD trends
History Note: 90
See also the descriptors: Embryonic and Fetal Development MeSH
Growth and Development MeSH
DeCS UI: 24601
Descriptor UI: D015509
Date Established: 1990/01/01
Date of Entry: 1989/09/01
Revision Date: 2019/07/05
Developmental Biology - Preferred
Concept UI M0023870
Scope note The field of biology which deals with the process of the growth and differentiation of an organism.
Preferred term Developmental Biology
Entry term(s) Biology, Developmental
Auxology - Related but not broader or narrower
Concept UI M000648588
Scope note Study of human growth and development.
Preferred term Auxology



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