Vol. 51 No. 3 (2007) pp.177-264

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Expression patterns of Wnt (top) and Tcf (bottom) in the mouth region of adult gastrozooids of Hydractinia echinata. For further details see the article by Müller et al. pp. 211-220.

Meeting Report

First Meeting of the Portuguese Society for Developmental Biology (SPBD)
Raquel P. Andrade and Leonor Saúde
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 177-182

Original Articles

Xenopus glucose transporter 1 (xGLUT1) is required for gastrulation movement in Xenopus laevis
Keiko Suzawa, Akira Yukita, Tadayoshi Hayata, Toshiyasu Goto, Hiroki Danno, Tatsuo Michiue, Ken W. Cho and Makoto Asashima
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 183-190
Retinoic acid is required for specification of the ventral eye field and for Rathke's pouch in the avian embryo
Malcolm Maden, Aida Blentic, Susan Reijntjes, Sophie Seguin, Emily Gale and Anthony Graham
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 191-200
Cell proliferation during the early compartmentalization of the Xenopus laevis inner ear
Quincy A. Quick and Elba E. Serrano
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 201-210
Wnt signaling in hydroid development: ectopic heads and giant buds induced by GSK-3beta inhibitors
Werner Müller, Uri Frank, Regina Teo, Ofer Mokady, Christina Guette and Günter Plickert
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 211-220
Compartments in Scyphozoa
Stefan Berking and Klaus Herrmann
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 221-228

Short Communication

Proprotein convertases modulate budding and branching morphogenesis of rat ventral prostate
Katsunori Uchida, Masahiro Kanai, Shigenori Yonemura, Kenichiro Ishii, Yoshifumi Hirokawa and Yoshiki Sugimura
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 229-233

Developmental Expression Patterns

The Xenopus ortholog of the nuclear hormone receptor Nr2e3 is primarily expressed in developing photoreceptors
Reyna I. Martinez-De Luna and Heithem M. El-Hodiri
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 235-240
Zebrafish spata2 is expressed at early developmental stages
Enrico Moro, Claudio Maran, M. Liliana Slongo, Francesco Argenton, Stefano Toppo and Maurizio Onisto
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 241-246
Spatiotemporal expression of the creatine metabolism related genes agat, gamt and ct1 during zebrafish embryogenesis
Lifeng Wang, Ying Zhang, Ming Shao and Hongwei Zhang
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 247-253
Aard is specifically up-regulated in Sertoli cells during mouse testis differentiation
Terje Svingen, Annemiek Beverdam, Pali Verma, Dagmar Wilhelm and Peter Koopman
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 255-258
Drosophila Mrityu encodes a BTB/POZ domain-containing protein and is expressed dynamically during development
Jamie C. Rusconi and Uma Challa
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2007) 51: 259-263

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