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axis elongation

Known as: elongation of an axis 
The developmental growth that results in the elongation of a line that defines polarity or symmetry in an anatomical structure. [GOC:ascb_2009, GOC… Expand
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2018
Highly Cited
2018
Just as in clay moulding or glass blowing, physically sculpting biological structures requires the constituent material to… Expand
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2016
2016
One of the key morphogenetic processes used during development is the controlled intercalation of cells between their neighbors… Expand
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2016
2016
Axis elongation is a conserved process in which the head-to-tail or anterior-posterior (AP) axis of an embryo extends. In… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
The endogenous mechanism that determines vertebrate body length is unknown but must involve loss of chordo-neural-hinge (CNH… Expand
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Interactions between epithelial cells are mediated by adherens junctions that are dynamically regulated during development. Here… Expand
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2011
2011
Short germ embryos elongate their primary body axis by consecutively adding segments from a posteriorly located growth zone. Wnt… Expand
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2011
2011
The arginine-glycine-aspartate (RGD) motif in fibronectin (FN) represents the major binding site for α5β1 and αvβ3 integrins… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
Under unfavorable environmental conditions, the stress phytohormone ABA inhibits the developmental transition from an embryo in a… Expand
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2007
2007
Convergent extension of the mesoderm is the major driving force of vertebrate gastrulation. During this process, mesodermal cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Mouse Cdx and Hox genes presumably evolved from genes on a common ancestor cluster involved in anteroposterior patterning… Expand
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