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Axon Guidance

Known as: Neuronal Pathfinding, Neural Pathfinding, Axonal Pathfinding 
The chemotaxis process that directs the migration of an axon growth cone to a specific target site in response to a combination of attractive and… 
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Highly Cited
2016
Highly Cited
2016
Correct wiring is crucial for the proper functioning of the nervous system. Molecular gradients provide critical signals to guide… 
Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Pancreatic cancer is a highly lethal malignancy with few effective therapies. We performed exome sequencing and copy number… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
Recognition molecules of the immunoglobulin superfamily have important roles in neuronal interactions during ontogeny, including… 
Review
2006
Review
2006
  • J. Chilton
  • Developmental Biology
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 8369117
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In nervous systems with bilateral symmetry, many neurons project axons across the midline to the opposite side. In each segment… 
Review
2002
Review
2002
Axons are guided along specific pathways by attractive and repulsive cues in the extracellular environment. Genetic and… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
During development of the adult Drosophila visual system, axons of the eight photoreceptors in each ommatidium fasciculate… 
Review
1996
Review
1996
Neuronal growth cones navigate over long distances along specific pathways to find their correct targets. The mechanisms and…