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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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2006
Review
2006
  • J. Chilton
  • Developmental biology
  • 2006
  • Corpus ID: 8369117
In order to form a functional nervous system, neurones extend axons, often over long distances, to reach their targets. This… Expand
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2006
Review
2006
Recognition molecules of the immunoglobulin superfamily have important roles in neuronal interactions during ontogeny, including… Expand
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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… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
Axons are guided along specific pathways by attractive and repulsive cues in the extracellular environment. Genetic and… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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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… Expand
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