Association of cephalic neural crest cells with cardiovascular development, particularly that of the semilunar valves

@article{Takamura2004AssociationOC,
  title={Association of cephalic neural crest cells with cardiovascular development, particularly that of the semilunar valves},
  author={Kazushi Takamura and Takahiro Okishima and Shozo Ohdo and Kunio Hayakawa},
  journal={Anatomy and Embryology},
  year={2004},
  volume={182},
  pages={263-272}
}
SummaryThe quail-chick chimera method was used to examine whether neural crest cells were associated with the formation of semilunar valves. From the metencephalon to somite 5, or from the otocyst to somite 3, left, right, or bilateral neural folds, including the neural crest, were transplanted. Among embryos used for the experiment, three into which left neural crest cells were transplanted, two into which right neural crest cells were transplanted, and two into which bilateral neural crest… 

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