Table 1

Phylogenetic comparison of chondrocyte molecular fingerprint

Chondrocyte

gar

zebrafish

chick

mouse


collagen type 1a2

-

-

-

-


collagen type 2a1

+

+

+

+


collagen type 10a1

+

+

+

+


collagen type 11a2

+

+

+

+


sox9

+

+

+

+


runx2

+/-

+

+

+


The detection of particular gene expression by in situ hybridization is indicated as follows: '+' = high detectable expression; '-' = undetectable expression; '+/-' = low detectable expression. Gar and zebrafish data are presented here, and chick and mouse data come from references cited in Figure 1

Eames et al. BMC Evolutionary Biology 2012 12:27   doi:10.1186/1471-2148-12-27

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