germ-band extension

Elongation of the germ band on the ventral side of the embryo, accompanied by a halving in width. The elongation process pushes the posterior midgut… (More)
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2018
2018
Pseudocleavage furrow dynamics initiate at cycle 10 to help with mitotic divisions that lack cytokinesis. Permanent furrows then… (More)
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2017
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2017
Body axis elongation by convergent extension is a conserved developmental process found in all metazoans. Drosophila embryonic… (More)
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2017
2017
Throughout development, tissues undergo complex morphological changes, resulting from cellular mechanics that evolve over time… (More)
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2015
2015
How genetic programs generate cell-intrinsic forces to shape embryos is actively studied, but less so how tissue-scale physical… (More)
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2015
2015
Cell-generated forces produce a variety of tissue movements and tissue shape changes. The cytoskeletal elements that underlie… (More)
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2011
Highly Cited
2011
Integrating individual cell movements to create tissue-level shape change is essential to building an animal. We explored… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Drosophila germ-band extension (GBE) is an example of the convergence and extension movements that elongate and narrow embryonic… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
BACKGROUND Morphogenetic movements are closely regulated by the expression of developmental genes. Here I examine whether… (More)
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1997
1997
Drosophila embryos lacking hindsight gene function have a normal body plan and undergo normal germ-band extension. However, they… (More)
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1994
Highly Cited
1994
During germ-band extension in the Drosophila embryo, intercellular communication is required to maintain gene expression patterns… (More)
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