Pattern formation: The eggshell holds the cue

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Recent data indicate that Torsolike, a spatial cue for patterning terminal structures of a Drosophila embryo, is stably anchored in the fruitfly eggshell; an as yet unidentified factor is required for the high activity of Torsolike at the embryo termini.

Original languageEnglish (US)
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number13
Publication statusPublished - Jul 1 2003


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)

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