Display Settings:

Format

Send to:

Choose Destination
See comment in PubMed Commons below
Nature. 1994 Feb 3;367(6462):429-34.

Pair-rule expression patterns of even-skipped are found in both short- and long-germ beetles.

Author information

  • 1Department of Embryology, Carnegie Institution of Washington, Baltimore, Maryland 21210.

Abstract

Now that the genes controlling embryonic patterning have been identified in several model organisms, long-standing questions concerning the evolution of developmental systems are open to investigation. Examination of the expression of even-skipped in a variety of insects reveals that Insect germ-type designations apparently do not reflect the variations in the mechanisms of segmentation evident throughout insect phylogeny.

Comment in

PMID:
8107801
[PubMed - indexed for MEDLINE]
PubMed Commons home

PubMed Commons

0 comments
How to join PubMed Commons

    Supplemental Content

    Full text links

    Icon for Nature Publishing Group
    Loading ...
    Write to the Help Desk