The ectodysplasin pathway: from diseases to adaptations.

  title={The ectodysplasin pathway: from diseases to adaptations.},
  author={Alexa Sadier and Laurent Viriot and Sophie Pantalacci and Vincent Laudet},
  journal={Trends in genetics : TIG},
  volume={30 1},
The ectodysplasin (EDA) pathway, which is active during the development of ectodermal organs, including teeth, hairs, feathers, and mammary glands, and which is crucial for fine-tuning the developmental network controlling the number, size, and density of these structures, was discovered by studying human patients affected by anhidrotic/hypohidrotic… CONTINUE READING