Developmental analysis of the wing disc in the mutant engrailed of Drosophila melanogaster.

@article{GarcaBellido1972DevelopmentalAO,
  title={Developmental analysis of the wing disc in the mutant engrailed of Drosophila melanogaster.},
  author={Antonio Garc{\'i}a-Bellido and Pedro Santamar{\'i}a},
  journal={Genetics},
  year={1972},
  volume={72 1},
  pages={87-104}
}
The engrailed (en) mutation leads to the transformation of the posterior structures of the dorsal mesothoracic disc into those characteristic of the anterior region of the same disc. Similar posterior-anterior duplications have been detected in dorsal as well as ventral structures of all the thoracic segments. -Genetic combinations of en with other pattern mutants have shown their synergistic effect on the posterior wing pattern.-A clonal analysis of the en wing disc shows that en affects its… CONTINUE READING

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