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Chordata

Known as: Chordate, Chordates, phylum chordata 
Phylum in the domain Eukarya, comprised of animals either with fully developed backbones (VERTEBRATES), or those with notochords only during some… Expand
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Review
2019
Review
2019
The comet assay has become one of the methods of choice for the evaluation and measurement of DNA damage. It is sensitive, quick… Expand
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Review
2018
Review
2018
Schwann cell precursors (SCPs) are multipotent embryonic progenitors covering all developing peripheral nerves. These nerves grow… Expand
Review
2018
Review
2018
The innate immune system is the first line of defense against pathogens, which is initiated by the recognition of pathogen… Expand
Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Lancelets (‘amphioxus’) are the modern survivors of an ancient chordate lineage, with a fossil record dating back to the Cambrian… Expand
Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Tunicates or urochordates (appendicularians, salps and sea squirts), cephalochordates (lancelets) and vertebrates (including… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
We report the sequence and analysis of the 814-megabase genome of the sea urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, a model for… Expand
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Identifying the mechanisms of eukaryotic genome evolution by comparative genomics is often complicated by the multiplicity of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The first chordates appear in the fossil record at the time of the Cambrian explosion, nearly 550 million years ago. The modern… Expand
Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
HOX genes specify cell fate in the anterior-posterior axis of animal embryos. Invertebrate chordates have one HOX cluster, but… Expand
Highly Cited
1983
Highly Cited
1983
Most of the morphological and functional differences between vertebrates and other chordates occur in the head and are derived… Expand