Vol. 46 No. 7 (2002) pp.835-992

Limb Development

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Central motif of a magic realist painting portraying animate, isolated limbs as individuals. This picture entitled "Intermission" (1928) was painted by the Belgian surrealist René Magritte (1898-1967). Oil on canvas. Private collection.

Introductory papers

Developmental basis of limb evolution.
J Richard Hinchliffe
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 835-845
The early history of the polarizing region: from classical embryology to molecular biology.
Cheryll Tickle
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 847-852
How serendipity shaped a life; an interview with John W. Saunders.
John F. Fallon
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 853-861
Positional information in vertebrate limb development; an interview with Lewis Wolpert.
Cheryll Tickle
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 863-867


The progress zone model for specifying positional information.
Lewis Wolpert
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 869-870
Programmed cell death in the developing limb.
Vanessa Zuzarte-Luís and Juan M Hurlé
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 871-876
Interplay between the molecular signals that control vertebrate limb development.
Lee Niswander
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 877-881
Retinoic acid and limb regeneration--a personal view.
Malcolm Maden
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 883-886
Vertebrate limb regeneration and the origin of limb stem cells.
Susan V Bryant, Tetsuya Endo and David M Gardiner
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 887-896
Cell adhesiveness and affinity for limb pattern formation.
Hiroshi Yajima, Kenji Hara, Hiroyuki Ide and Koji Tamura
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 897-904
Limb muscle development.
Bodo Christ and Beate Brand-Saberi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 905-914
Signals regulating muscle formation in the limb during embryonic development.
Delphine Duprez
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 915-925
Wnt signalling during limb development.
Vicki L Church and Philippa Francis-West
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 927-936
Interactions between dorsal-ventral patterning genes lmx1b, engrailed-1 and wnt-7a in the vertebrate limb.
Haixu Chen and Randy L Johnson
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 937-941
Bmp, Fgf and Wnt signalling in programmed cell death and chondrogenesis during vertebrate limb development: the role of Dickkopf-1.
Lars Grotewold and Ulrich Rüther
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 943-947
Exogenous retinoic acid induces a stage-specific, transient and progressive extension of Sonic hedgehog expression across the pectoral fin bud of zebrafish.
Lisa Hoffman, Jennifer Miles, Fabien Avaron, Lynda Laforest and Marie-Andrée Akimenko
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 949-956
Distribution and possible function of an adrenomedullin-like peptide in the developing chick limb bud.
M Reza Seghatoleslami, Alfredo Martínez, Frank Cuttitta and Robert A Kosher
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 957-961
Identification of cis-elements regulating expression of Fgf10 during limb development.
Hidemi Sasak, Takashi Yamaoka, Hideyo Ohuchi, Akihiro Yasue, Tsutomu Nohno, Hirotaka Kawano, Shigeaki Kato, Mitsuo Itakura, Masaru Nagayama and Sumihare Noji
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 963-967
Unusual pattern of Sonic hedgehog expression in the polydactylous mouse mutant Hemimelic extra-toes.
Isabelle Blanc, Antoine Bach and Benoît Robert
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 969-974
The mouse polydactylous mutation, luxate (lx), causes anterior shift of the anteroposterior border in the developing hindlimb bud.
Yukari Yada, Shigeru Makino, Sadao Chigusa-Ishiwa and Toshihiko Shiroishi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 975-982
Human limb malformations; an approach to the molecular basis of development.
Karl-Heinz Grzeschik
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2002) 46: 983-991

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