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… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Pancreatic cancer is a highly lethal malignancy with few effective therapies. We performed exome sequencing and copy number… (More)
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Review
2006
Review
2006
Recognition molecules of the immunoglobulin superfamily have important roles in neuronal interactions during ontogeny, including… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Heparan sulfate (HS) is required for morphogen signaling during Drosophila pattern formation, but little is known about its… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
To reach their proper targets, axons rely upon the actions of highly conserved families of attractive and repulsive guidance… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
A Drosophila homolog of human Down syndrome cell adhesion molecule (DSCAM), an immunoglobulin superfamily member, was isolated by… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
During development of the adult Drosophila visual system, axons of the eight photoreceptors in each ommatidium fasciculate… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Extending axons in the developing nervous system are guided in part by repulsive cues. Genetic analysis in Drosophila, reported… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
The robo gene in Drosophila was identified in a large-scale mutant screen for genes that control the decision by axons to cross… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
The results of previous in vitro experiments indicate that a glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI)-anchored protein may play an… (More)
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Review
1988
Review
1988
Over the past decade, new insights have been obtained into the cellular strategies and molecular mechanisms that guide axons to… (More)
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