Parathyroid Development and the Role of Tubulin Chaperone E

  title={Parathyroid Development and the Role of Tubulin Chaperone E},
  author={Ruti Parvari and George A Diaz and Eli Hershkovitz},
  journal={Hormone Research in Paediatrics},
  pages={12 - 21}
The development of the parathyroid glands involves complex embryonic processes of cell-specific differentiation and migration of the glands from their sites of origin in the pharynx and pharyngeal pouches to their final positions along the ventral midline of the pharyngeal and upper thoracic region. The recognition of several distinct genetic forms of isolated and syndromic hypoparathyroidism led us to review the recent findings on the molecular mechanisms of the development of the parathyroid… 

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