Figure 12.23. Cell divisions resulting in production of the vulva cells of Caenorhabditis elegans.

Figure 12.23Cell divisions resulting in production of the vulva cells of Caenorhabditis elegans

Three ancestral cells divide in a programmed manner to produce 22 progeny cells, which re-organize their positions relative to one another to construct the vulva.

From: Chapter 12, Regulation of Genome Activity

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