Table 2

Occurrence of positive staining in the epithelial and mesenchymal compartments of developing tooth buds after in situ hybridization

Epithelium

Mesenchyme



EM

LM

ED

LD

EM

early LM

late LM

ED

LD


Dlx1

5/5

25/26

12/12

6/6

0/5

0/13

0/13

7/12

0/6

Dlx3

9/9

31/31

18/18

13/13

0/9

4/14

13/17

12/18

7/13

Dlx4

5/6

22/22

13/13

21/21

0/6

4/12

10/10

13/13

7/21

Dlx5

7/12

34/37

20/20

13/14

0/12

0/20

10/17

14/20

11/14


Data are calculated as the number of buds with positive staining out of the number of observed buds (see legend of Figure 2 for stage name abbreviations)

Debiais-Thibaud et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2011 11:307   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-11-307

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