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An allele separating skeletal patterning and spermatogonial renewal functions of PLZF

Yung-Hao Ching, Lawriston A Wilson and John C Schimenti*

BMC Developmental Biology 2010, 10:33  doi:10.1186/1471-213X-10-33

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separation-of-function allele of Plzf already known in rat

Ondrej Seda   (2010-08-20 14:31)  CRCHUM, Montreal email

Authors state that "Plzf 7t lacks the germ cell depletion phenotypes of all previously reported Plzf alleles." Unfortunately, they have probably not noticed that a similar separation-of-function allele of Plzf has already been reported in polydactulous rat in March 2009 issue of Developmental Dynamics by Liska et al.
http://preview.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pubmed/19191224

Competing interests

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