Limb development. The budding role of FGF

Tanaka, E. M., Gann, A. F. (June 1995) Limb development. The budding role of FGF. Current biology, 5 (6). pp. 594-7. ISSN 0960-9822 (Print)0960-9822

DOI: 10.1016/S0960-9822(95)00118-7


Implantation of beads soaked in fibroblast growth factor into the flank of a chick embryo causes extra limbs to be formed, suggesting that FGF is important in initiating limb buds.

Item Type: Paper
Uncontrolled Keywords: Animals Cell Division Chick Embryo *Drosophila Proteins Embryonic Induction/*physiology Extremities/*embryology Fibroblast Growth Factors/*physiology Hedgehog Proteins Hindlimb/embryology Microspheres Morphogenesis/physiology Prostheses and Implants Proteins/physiology *Trans-Activators Wing/embryology
Subjects: organism description > animal > developmental stage
bioinformatics > genomics and proteomics > genetics & nucleic acid processing > protein structure, function, modification > protein types > fibroblast growth factor
CSHL Authors:
Communities: School of Biological Sciences > SBS Administration
Depositing User: Matt Covey
Date: 1 June 1995
Date Deposited: 23 Jun 2014 18:58
Last Modified: 09 Sep 2021 18:48
Related URLs:

Actions (login required)

Administrator's edit/view item Administrator's edit/view item
CSHL HomeAbout CSHLResearchEducationNews & FeaturesCampus & Public EventsCareersGiving