Two novel EGFP insertion alleles reveal unique aspects of Pax2 function in embryonic and adult kidneys.

Abstract

The Pax2 gene encodes a DNA binding protein with multiple functions in the developing intermediate mesoderm and urogenital tract. Loss of Pax2 in mice results in the complete absence of kidneys, ureters, and sex specific epithelial structures derived from the intermediate mesoderm in both males and females. In this report, we describe two new alleles of… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.ydbio.2012.02.032

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