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Series: Primer Series
Development (2011) 138 (11): 2143–2152.
Published: 1 June 2011
... simple and transparent embryos, compact rapidly evolving genomes, and the availability of powerful experimental and computational tools with which to study these organisms. Tunicates are thus a powerful system for exploring chordate evolution and how extreme variation in genome sequence and gene...
Development (2007) 134 (11): 2147–2158.
Published: 1 June 2007
... Rhombomeres Hindbrain Spinal cord Central nervous system Chordates Vertebrates Evolution One of the most prominent characteristics that distinguishes the rostral and caudal regions of the vertebrate central nervous system (CNS) is its segmental nature. Both forebrain and hindbrain have been...
Includes: Supplementary data
Development (2005) 132 (2): 299–310.
Published: 15 January 2005
... FGF functions as a conserved initiator of neural specification among chordates. * Author for correspondence (e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org ) 11 11 2004 ©2005. 2005 Xenopus Vertebrates Chordates Neural induction FGF BMP SMAD6 eFGF Spemann's organiser Mesoderm...