Vol. 37 No. 2 (1993) pp.245-633

June 1993

Review

Mechanisms of initiation and propagation of the calcium wave during fertilization in deuterostomes.
F Berger
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 245-262

Original articles

Genomic sequence and embryonic expression of the zebrafish homeobox gene hox-3.4.
J U Ericson, S Krauss and A Fjose
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 263-272
Full activation of the rat oocyte by protein synthesis inhibition requires protein phosphatase activity.
M Zernicka-Goetz, M Weber and B Maro
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 273-277
Release from the metaphase I block in invertebrate oocytes: possible involvement of Ca2+/calmodulin-dependent kinase III.
H Abdelmajid, C Leclerc-David, M Moreau, P Guerrier and A Ryazanov
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 279-290
Electrically fused-egg induction and its development in the goldfish, Carassius auratus.
E Yamaha and F Yamazaki
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 291-298
Expression of engrailed can be lost and regained in cells of one clone in crustacean embryos.
G Scholtz, W Dohle, R E Sandeman and S Richter
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 299-304
Synthesis and secretion of a 38-kDa glycopolypeptide coincides with L6 myoblast fusion.
K Metsikkö and H K Väänänen
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 305-310
A Zn-finger protein, Xfin, is expressed during cone differentiation in the retina of the frog Xenopus laevis.
F M Rijli, S De Lucchini, G Ciliberto and G Barsacchi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 311-317
Basic fibroblast growth factor as one of the essential factors regulating lens transdifferentiation of pigmented epithelial cells.
M Hyuga, R Kodama and G Eguchi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 319-326
Expression of polysialylated neural cell adhesion molecule (PSA-N-CAM) in developing, adult and regenerating caudal spinal cord of the urodele amphibians.
X Caubit, J P Arsanto, D Figarella-Branger and Y Thouveny
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 327-336
Cellular origin of the basement membrane in embryonic chicken/quail chimeras.
F Harrisson
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 337-347

Short contributions

Hyaluronic acid modulates growth, morphology and cytoskeleton in embryonic chick skin fibroblasts.
M Bodo, F Pezzetti, T Baroni, F Carinci, N Arena, I Nicoletti and E Becchetti
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 349-352
Endocytosis of transcobalamin in male rabbit germ cells: electron microscope radioautography study.
A En-Nya, J L Gueant, E Nexø, A Gerard, E B Boukhzer, J P Nicolas and H Gerard
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 353-357
Essential role of insulin during early prepancreatic development of the frog Microhyla ornata.
S Ghaskadbi and H V Ghate
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 359-362
The control of oocyte maturation in the starfish and amphibians by serotonin and its antagonists.
G A Buznikov, L A Nikitina, A Y Galanov, L A Malchenko and O B Trubnikova
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 363-364

Technical note

The influence of tissue pretreatment on the immunohistochemical demonstration of type I and III collagens and tenascin in fetal human tooth germs.
D Laurent-Maquin, S Bouthors and D Gaillard
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (1993) 37: 365-368

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