Gene regulation in the formation of the central nervous system.

  • Urban Lendahl
  • Published 1997 in
    Acta paediatrica (Oslo, Norway : 1992…


In this review recent advances in our understanding of the genetic control of central nervous system development will be discussed. Stem and/or progenitor cells in the neuroepithelium of the neural tube differentiate into neurons and glial cells in the brain and spinal cord. There is an emerging picture of how key regulatory genes act to control various… (More)


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