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Asymmetric expression of antivin/lefty1 in the early chick embryo
Ishimaru, Y., Yoshioka, H., Tao, H., Thisse, B., Thisse, C., Wright, C.V.E., Hamada, H. Ohuchi, H., and Noji, S.
|Source:||Mechanisms of Development 90(1): 115-118 (Journal)|
|Registered Authors:||Thisse, Bernard, Thisse, Christine, Wright, Christopher V.E.|
|PubMed:||10585569 Full text @ Mech. Dev.|
Ishimaru, Y., Yoshioka, H., Tao, H., Thisse, B., Thisse, C., Wright, C.V.E., Hamada, H. Ohuchi, H., and Noji, S. (2000) Asymmetric expression of antivin/lefty1 in the early chick embryo. Mechanisms of Development. 90(1):115-118.
ABSTRACTMammalian lefty and zebrafish antivin, highly related to lefty, are shown to be expressed asymmetrically and involved in the specification of the left body side of early embryos. We isolated a chick homologue of the antivin/lefty1 cDNA and studied its expression pattern during early chick development. We found that antivin/lefty1 is expressed asymmetrically on the left side of the prospective floorplate, notochord and lateral plate mesoderm of the chick embryo.
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