Sea urchin (invertebrate)

Known as: Sea Urchins, Urchin, Sea, Echinoideas 
Somewhat flattened, globular echinoderms, having thin, brittle shells of calcareous plates. They are useful models for studying FERTILIZATION and… (More)
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2014
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2014
The sea urchin is an ancient, common, seafloor-dwelling marine invertebrate that belongs to the phylum Echinodermata. There are… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
We report the sequence and analysis of the 814-megabase genome of the sea urchin Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, a model for… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The sequencing of the Strongylocentrotus purpuratus genome provides a unique opportunity to investigate the function and… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
The purple sea urchin, Strongylocentrotus purpuratus, is a member of the phylum Echinodermata, which is basal to the phylum… (More)
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2001
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2001
The causes of speciation in the sea are rarely obvious, because geographical barriers are not conspicuous and dispersal abilities… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The theoretical prediction that fast sperm should be more effective at fertilizing eggs has never been documented empirically… (More)
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2000
Highly Cited
2000
The Hox cluster of the sea urchin Strongylocentrous purpuratus contains ten genes in a 500 kb span of the genome. Only two of… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Beta-catenin is thought to mediate cell fate specification events by localizing to the nucleus where it modulates gene expression… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Cyclin-dependent kinases (cdk) play an essential role in the intracellular control of the cell division cycle (cdc). These… (More)
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1969
Highly Cited
1969
The problem of pattern is considered in terms of how genetic information can be translated in a reliable manner to give specific… (More)
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