Imaginal Discs

Known as: Disks, Imaginal, Imaginal Disk, Discs, Imaginal 
Hollow sacs of cells in LARVA that form adult structures in insects during BIOLOGICAL METAMORPHOSIS.
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Developing animals frequently adjust their growth programs and/or their maturation or metamorphosis to compensate for growth… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
During the regeneration of Drosophila imaginal discs, cellular identities can switch fate in a process known as… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
The secreted signaling protein Dpp acts as a morphogen to pattern the anterior-posterior axis of the Drosophila wing. Dpp… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
Wing imaginal disc cells in Drosophila develop by using information received from a signaling center associated with the anterior… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
We have screened a collection of approximately 400 GAL4 enhancer trap lines for useful patterns of expression in the embryo… (More)
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
The cells along the dorsoventral boundary of the Drosophila wing imaginal disc have distinctive properties and their… (More)
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Localized expression of decapentaplegic (dpp) is required for proper development of the Drosophila imaginal discs. Using genetic… (More)
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
The patterning of the imaginal discs in Drosophila melanogaster is a progressive process that, like the patterning of the larval… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Several kinds of sensory organs (SOs) appear in stereotyped positions on the adult Drosophila cuticle. The generation of these… (More)
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Highly Cited
1969
Highly Cited
1969
A phosphate-buffered saline and a chemically defined synthetic medium for in vitro maintenance of imaginal discs of Drosophila… (More)
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