The Role of Forkhead Genes in Ascidian Development
Olsen, Catherine L.
- Publisher: eScholarship, University of California
antisense ODNs | MocuFH1 | Molgula oculata | ascidians | Molgula occulta | Life Sciences | HNF-3/forkhead genes | MoccFH1
mesheuropmc: fungi | embryonic structures | animal structures
Two modes of development have been observed in ascidians: tailed species produce a larva featuring a tail with notochord, spinal cord, and rows of muscle cells, as well as a pigmented otolith sensory organ in the brain, while tailless species produce a larva lacking the...