Vol. 36 No. 1 (1992) pp.1-204

Developmental Biology in Belgium

Introductory papers

Research and the teaching of developmental biology in Belgium.
P Van Gansen
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 5-7
The discovery of meiosis by E. Van Beneden, a breakthrough in the morphological phase of heredity.
G Hamoir
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 9-15
The Brussels School of Embryology.
J G Mulnard
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 17-24
A pioneer of experimental mammalian embryology: Jacques Mulnard.
H Alexandre
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 25-27
Jean Brachet and his school.
H Alexandre
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 29-41
Lucien Vakaet, an avian embryologist.
P Van Gansen
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 43-45

Special review

The developmental biology of neural connectivity.
A Ghysen
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 47-58

Contributions

Molecular genetic approaches to plant development.
W Boerjan, B den Boer and M van Montagu
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 59-66
Controlling cellular development in a single cell system of Nicotiana.
J P Verbelen, D Lambrechts, D Stickens and W Tao
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 67-72
Plant protoplasts as genetic tool: selectable markers for developmental studies.
I Negrutiu, S Hinnisdaels, D Cammaerts, W Cherdshewasart, G Gharti-Chhetri and M Jacobs
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 73-84
The determination of sense organs in Drosophila: a search for interacting genes.
C Dambly-Chaudière and L Leyns
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 85-91
Segmental determination in Drosophila central nervous system: analysis of the abdominal-A region of the bithorax complex.
H Jijakli and A Ghysen
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 93-99
The reeler gene: a clue to brain development and evolution.
A M Goffinet
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 101-107
C/EBP and c-JUN proteins activate the proximal enhancer of the developmentally regulated alpha-fetoprotein gene.
C Houart, J Szpirer and C Szpirer
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 109-114
Autonomous mesoderm formation in blastocoelic roof explants from inverted Xenopus embryos.
R Tencer and M Goldfinger
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 115-122
The arrest of cell migration in the chicken blastoderm: experimental evidence for the involvement of a band of extracellular fibrils associated with the basal lamina.
F Harrisson, L Andries and L Vakaet
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 123-137
Location of DNA within the nucleolus of rat oocytes during the early stages of follicular growth.
M Thiry and G Goessens
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 139-142
Control of microtubule nucleating activity in the cytoplasm of maturing mouse oocytes.
A Van Cauwenberge and H Alexandre
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 143-150
Biochemical characterization of subcellular particles in fetal and neonatal rats.
J Mertens-Strijthagen, C De Schryver, S Wattiaux-De Coninck and R Wattiaux
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 151-159
Evolution of the developmental scores of sixteen morphological features in mouse embryos displaying 0 to 30 somites.
G van Maele-Fabry, F Delhaise and J J Picard
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 161-167
A new interpretation of the necrotic changes occurring in the developing limb bud paddle of mouse embryos based upon recent observations in four different phenotypes.
J Milaire
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 169-178
Transdifferentiation of macrophages into fibroblasts as a result of Schistosoma mansoni infection.
S Bertrand, M Godoy, P Semal and P Van Gansen
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 179-184
In vitro production of cattle embryos: review and Belgian results.
P Mermillod, A Massip and F Dessy
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 185-195
Review of scientific contributions by the Belgian medical centers concerned with human in vitro fertilization and embryo transfer (IVF).
Y Englert and M Van den Bergh
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1992) 36: 197-204

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