appendage development

The process whose specific outcome is the progression of an appendage over time, from its formation to the mature structure. An appendage is an organ… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
To assess whether Smad signaling affects skin development, we generated transgenic mice in which a Smad antagonist, Smad7, was… (More)
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2005
Highly Cited
2005
Specification of the proximal-distal (PD) axis of insect appendages is best understood in Drosophila melanogaster, where… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Dlx homeobox genes are mammalian homologs of the Drosophila Distal-less (Dll) gene. The Dlx/Dll gene family is of ancient origin… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Homeotic (Hox) genes regulate the identity of structures along the anterior-posterior axis of most animals. The low DNA-binding… (More)
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2002
2002
The developing leg of Drosophila is initially patterned by subdivision of the leg into proximal and distal domains by the… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
To examine the role of development in the origin of evolutionary novelties, we investigated the developmental mechanisms involved… (More)
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2000
2000
Insects are easily distinguishable by the absence of legs on the adult abdomen. Studies performed on the Dipteran, Drosophila… (More)
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Highly Cited
1999
Highly Cited
1999
BACKGROUND . The morphological and functional evolution of appendages has played a critical role in animal evolution, but the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
This study investigates the role of the homeobox gene Distal-less (Dll) in the development of the legs, antennae, and wings of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Previous analyses of the decapentaplegic (dpp) gene in Drosophila melanogaster have suggested that its product, a polypeptide of… (More)
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