HyBra1, a Brachyury homologue, acts during head formation in Hydra.

@article{Technau1999HyBra1AB,
  title={HyBra1, a Brachyury homologue, acts during head formation in Hydra.},
  author={Ulrich Technau and Hans Robert Bode},
  journal={Development},
  year={1999},
  volume={126 5},
  pages={
          999-1010
        }
}
A homologue of the T-box gene, Brachyury, has been isolated from hydra. The gene, termed HyBra1, is expressed in the endoderm and is associated with the formation of the hypostome, the apical part of the head in four different developmental situations. In adults, which are continuously undergoing patterning, HyBra1 is continuously expressed in the hypostome. During budding, hydra's asexual form of reproduction, the gene is expressed in a small area that will eventually form the hypostome of the… CONTINUE READING
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