Anterior-posterior axis specification in Drosophila oocytes: identification of novel bicoid and oskar mRNA localization factors.

Abstract

The Drosophila melanogaster anterior-posterior axis is established during oogenesis by the localization of bicoid and oskar mRNAs to the anterior and posterior poles of the oocyte. Although genetic screens have identified some trans-acting factors required for the localization of these transcripts, other factors may have been missed because they also… (More)
DOI: 10.1534/genetics.111.129312

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