Neural tube

Known as: medullary tube, Tube, Neural, Tubes, Neural 
A tube of ectodermal tissue in an embryo that will give rise to the CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM, including the SPINAL CORD and the BRAIN. Lumen within the… (More)

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1936-2017
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2016
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2016
The first prenatal screening test to be introduced was based on a single maternal serum marker of neural tube defects. Since then… (More)
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
The remarkable developmental potential and replicative capacity of human embryonic stem (ES) cells promise an almost unlimited… (More)
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2000
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2000
Distinct classes of neurons are generated at defined positions in the ventral neural tube in response to a gradient of Sonic… (More)
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1999
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1999
BACKGROUND AND METHODS Periconceptional administration of folic acid can reduce a woman's risk of having a fetus or infant with a… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
During development, distinct classes of neurons are specified in precise locations along the dorso-ventral and anterior-posterior… (More)
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1997
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1997
The PATCHED (PTC) gene encodes a Sonic hedgehog (Shh) receptor and a tumor suppressor protein that is defective in basal cell… (More)
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1997
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1997
The vertebrate zinc finger genes of the Gli family are homologs of the Drosophila gene cubitus interruptus. In frog embryos, Gli1… (More)
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1995
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1995
Folic acid taken around the time of conception can prevent many neural-tube defects. Women with low-normal vitamin B12 values may… (More)
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1995
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1995
The cellular interactions that control the differentiation of dorsal cell types from neural progenitors have been examined in… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
To examine the role of fibronectin in vivo, we have generated mice in which the fibronectin gene is inactivated. Heterozygotes… (More)
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