Eye development and photoreceptor differentiation in the cephalopod Doryteuthis pealeii

@article{Koenig2016EyeDA,
  title={Eye development and photoreceptor differentiation in the cephalopod Doryteuthis pealeii},
  author={Kristen M. Koenig and Peter Sun and Eli Meyer and Jeffrey M. Gross},
  journal={Development},
  year={2016},
  volume={143},
  pages={3168 - 3181}
}
Photoreception is a ubiquitous sensory ability found across the Metazoa, and photoreceptive organs are intricate and diverse in their structure. Although the morphology of the compound eye in Drosophila and the single-chambered eye in vertebrates have elaborated independently, the amount of conservation within the ‘eye’ gene regulatory network remains controversial, with few taxa studied. To better understand the evolution of photoreceptive organs, we established the cephalopod Doryteuthis… 
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