Good question. For a tentative answer see:
Gordon, R., N. K. Bjorklund & P. D. Nieuwkoop (1994). Dialogue on
embryonic induction and differentiation waves. Int. Rev. Cytol. 150, 373-420.
On Thu, 15 Jun 1995, Vernon Lovic (REH) wrote:
>> What I am completely at a loss for, and I believe everyone in the
> scientific community is at a loss for is describing how the cell uses
> this extremely complex sequence of nucleotides to build an organism as
> complex as a human being--or even a plant!