Lateral inhibition mediated by the Drosophila neurogenic gene delta is enhanced by proneural proteins.

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Kunisch, M; Haenlin, M; Campos-Ortega, J A;
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  • Subject: Research Article
    mesheuropmc: embryonic structures | animal structures

Cells in the neuroectoderm of Drosophila become either neural or epidermal progenitors. A critical threshold concentration of proneural gene products in a given cell causes it to develop as a neuroblast. The proteins encoded by the genes Delta (Dl) and Notch (N) act as ... View more
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