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  • Enrique Amaya, University of Manchester
  • Jean-François Brunet, Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
  • Brigitte Galliot, University of Geneva
  • Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis, Sloan-Kettering Institute
  • Didier Stainier, Max Planck Institute for Heart and Lung Research
  • X. Cindy Tian, University of Connecticut
  • Rolf Zeller, University of Basel Medical School

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  • Philippa Harris, BioMed Central

Articles

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    MudS mediates binucleation

    MudS, a microtubule binding protein isoform, appears to be a key regulator in production of binucleate cells, by triggering cells to go through mitosis without cytokinesis, during development of the Drosophila male accessory gland.

    BMC Developmental Biology 2014, 14:46
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    Conserved cis-elements for stress response

    Striking conservation across jawed vertebrates is seen at the cis-regulatory level in the homeodomain transcription factor orthopedia (Otp) gene, involved in the regulation of hypothalamic neurons that are responsible for the stress response.

    BMC Developmental Biology 2014, 14:41
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    BMP7's role in branching

    Transition from the initial wide branching urinary collecting duct tree to narrower later branching is dependent on the proximity of other branch tips with bone morphogenetic protein 7 (BMP7) acting as a repelling molecule in this process.

    BMC Developmental Biology 2014, 14:35

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