Eye-specification genes in the bacterial light organ of the bobtail squid Euprymna scolopes, and their expression in response to symbiont cues

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Peyer, Suzanne M. ; Pankey, M. Sabrina ; Oakley, Todd H. ; McFall-Ngai, Margaret J. (2013)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
  • Journal: Mechanisms of Development, volume 131, pages 111-126 (issn: 0925-4773)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.mod.2013.09.004, pmc: PMC4000693
  • Subject: Developmental Biology | Embryology | Article

The squid Euprymna scolopes has evolved independent sets of tissues capable of light detection, including a complex eye and a photophore or ‘light organ’, which houses the luminous bacterial symbiont Vibrio fischeri. As the eye and light organ originate from different e... View more
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