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morphogenesis of an epithelial fold

Known as: epithelial folding, folding of an epithelial sheet 
The morphogenetic process in which an epithelial sheet bends along a linear axis. [GOC:dph]
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2018
2018
ABSTRACT Epithelial folding shapes embryos and tissues during development. Here, we investigate the coupling between epithelial… Expand
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2018
2018
Epithelial folding (EF) is a fundamental morphogenetic process that can be observed in the development of many organisms ranging… Expand
2017
2017
Epithelial folding is typically driven by localized actomyosin contractility. However, it remains unclear how epithelia deform… Expand
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2017
2017
During embryonic development, epithelial sheets fold into complex structures required for tissue and organ functions. Although… Expand
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2014
Highly Cited
2014
Understanding the cellular and mechanical processes that underlie the shape changes of individual cells and their collective… Expand
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2012
Highly Cited
2012
During tissue morphogenesis, simple epithelial sheets undergo folding to form complex structures. The prevailing model underlying… Expand
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Review
2010
Review
2010
The development of multicellular organisms relies on a small set of construction techniques-assembly, sculpting, and folding-that… Expand
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
A single Rho GTPase family member is capable of initiating several different processes, including cell cycle regulation… Expand
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1986
Highly Cited
1986
We present here a new model for epithelial morphogenesis, which we call the 'cortical tractor model'. This model assumes that the… Expand
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Review
1985
Review
1985
  • C. Ettensohn
  • The Quarterly Review of Biology
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 10354204
This review is concerned with the mechanical forces that cause epithelial sheets to invaginate during morphogenesis. Interest in… Expand