Drosophila morphogenesis: Follow-my-leader in epithelia

@article{Knust1996DrosophilaMF,
  title={Drosophila morphogenesis: Follow-my-leader in epithelia},
  author={Elisabeth Knust},
  journal={Current Biology},
  year={1996},
  volume={6},
  pages={379-381}
}
The shape of an organism largely depends on movements of epithelial sheets during embryogenesis. The discovery of a second MAPK kinase in Drosophila provides new insights into mechanisms that control the coordinated movement of epithelial cells. 

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