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ZFIN ID: ZDB-PUB-011015-1
Vertebrate segmentation: The clock is linked to Notch signalling
Jiang, Y.-J., Smithers, L., and Lewis, J.
Date: 1998
Source: Current biology : CB   8(24): R868-R871 (Review)
Registered Authors: Jiang, Yun-Jin, Lewis, Julian
Keywords: none
MeSH Terms:
  • Animals
  • Avian Proteins
  • Biological Clocks
  • Body Patterning/genetics
  • Body Patterning/physiology*
  • Chick Embryo
  • Gene Expression Regulation, Developmental
  • Glycosyltransferases*
  • Intracellular Signaling Peptides and Proteins
  • Membrane Proteins/genetics
  • Membrane Proteins/physiology*
  • Mice
  • Proteins/genetics
  • Proteins/physiology
  • Receptors, Notch
  • Signal Transduction
  • Somites/cytology
PubMed: 9843676 Full text @ Curr. Biol.
ABSTRACT
The periodic formation of somites during vertebrate segmentation has been suggested to involve a molecular 'segmentation clock'. Recent observations of cyclic Lunatic fringe expression in chick and mouse embryos link the segmentation clock to Delta?Notch signalling.
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