Vol. 49 No. 7 (2005) pp.767-900

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Identical triplet female mice, which developed from sister 2/16 blastomeres, at the age of 5 weeks. For further details, see article in the current issue by Tarkowski et al., pp. 825-832.

Original Articles

Exploration of the extracellular space by a large-scale secretion screen in the early Xenopus embryo
Edgar M. Pera, Shirui Hou, Ina Strate, Oliver Wessely and Edward M. De Robertis
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 781-796
Fibroblast growth factor signalling and regional specification of the pharyngeal ectoderm
Nina Trokovic, Ras Trokovic and Juha Partanen
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 797-805
Gene disruption/knock-in analysis of mONT3: vector construction by employing both in vivo and in vitro recombinations
Makoto Ikeya, Masako Kawada, Yoko Nakazawa, Makoto Sakuragi, Noriaki Sasai, Morio Ueno, Hiroshi Kiyonari, Kazuki Nakao and Yoshiki Sasai
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 807-823
Identical triplets and twins developed from isolated blastomeres of 8- and 16-cell mouse embryos supported with tetraploid blastomeres
Andrzej K. Tarkowski, Waclaw Ozdzenski and Renata Czolowska
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 825-832
Nvbeta-actin and NvGAPDH as normalization factors for gene expression analysis in limb regenerates and cultured blastema cells of the adult newt, Notophthalmus viridescens
Sandy G. Vascotto, Shawn Beug, Richard A. Liversage and Catherine Tsilfidis
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 833-842
The formation of primordial germ cells from germline cells in spherical embryos derived from the blastodisc of 2-cell embryos in goldfish, Carassius auratus
Satoshi Otani, Tomoe Kitauchi, Taiju Saito, Suzu Sakao, Shingo Maegawa, Kunio Inoue, Katsutoshi Arai and Etsuro Yamaha
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 843-850
PBX1 intracellular localization is independent of MEIS1 in epithelial cells of the developing female genital tract
Agnès Dintilhac, Réjane Bihan, Daniel Guerrier, Stéphane Deschamps, Héloise Bougerie, Tanguy Watrin, Georgette Bonnec and Isabelle Pellerin
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 851-858
Changes in E2F5 intracellular localization in mouse and human choroid plexus epithelium with development
Adam Swetloff and Patrizia Ferretti
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 859-865
Cdx2 specifies the differentiation of morphological as well as functional absorptive enterocytes of the small intestine
Hiroyuki Mutoh, Kiichi Satoh, Hiroto Kita, Hirotsugu Sakamoto, Hiroko Hayakawa, Hironori Yamamoto, Norio Isoda, Kiichi Tamada, Kenichi Ido and Kentaro Sugano
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 867-871

Short Communication

Rab11 is required during Drosophila eye development
Debasmita P. Alone, Anand K. Tiwari, Lolitika Mandal, Mingfa Li, Bernard M. Mechler and Jagat K. Roy
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 873-879

Developmental Expression Patterns

Xenopus laevis FoxE1 is primarily expressed in the developing pituitary and thyroid
Heithem M. El-Hodiri, Daniel W. Seufert, Srivamsi Nekkalapudi, Nichole L. Prescott, Lisa E. Kelly and Milan Jamrich
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 881-884
Expression of Hex during feather bud development
Akiko Obinata and Yoshihiro Akimoto
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 885-890
Expression of ADP-ribosylation factor (ARF)-like protein 6 during mouse embryonic development
Tatsuyuki Takada, Keiko Iida, Hiroshi Sasaki, Masanori Taira and Hiroshi Kimura
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 891-894
Posterior expression of nanos orthologs during embryonic and larval development of the anthozoan Nematostella vectensis
Raquel Torras and Sergio González-Crespo
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2005) 49: 895-899

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