Vol. 55 No. 1 (2011) pp.1-132

Course Report

1st Royan Institute International Summer School on Developmental Biology and Stem Cells
Bernard A.J. Roelen and Susana M. Chuva de Sousa Lopes
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 1-4

Essay

Stomatal development in Arabidopsis and grasses: differences and commonalities
Laura Serna
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 5-10

Original Articles

Ciona intestinalis Noto4 contains a phosphotyrosine interaction domain and is involved in the midline intercalation of notochord cells
Shigehiro Yamada, Naoto Ueno, Nori Satoh and Hiroki Takahashi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 11-18
The deubiquitylating enzyme Cops6 regulates different developmental processes during early zebrafish embryogenesis
William K.F. Tse, May-Su You, Steven Hao-Kee Ho and Yun-Jin Jiang
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 19-24
Antagonistic role of XESR1 and XESR5 in mesoderm formation in Xenopus laevis
Tsutomu Kinoshita, Yuki Haruta, Chiharu Sakamoto And Susumu Imaoka
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 25-31
Regulation of programmed cell death during neural induction in the chick embryo
Anna Gibson, Neil Robinson, Andrea Streit, Guojun Sheng and Claudio D. Stern
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 33-43
Sox17-dependent gene expression and early heart and gut development in Sox17-deficient mouse embryos
Sabine Pfister, Vanessa J. Jones, Melinda Power, Germaine L. Truisi, Poh-Lynn Khoo, Kirsten A. Steiner, Masami Kanai-Azuma, Yoshiakira Kanai, Patrick P. L. Tam and David A. F. Loebel
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 45-58
Contribution of mesoderm to the developing dental papilla
Michaela Rothová, Jifan Feng, Paul T. Sharpe, Renata Peterková and Abigail S. Tucker
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 59-64
Gene expression profiling identifies eleven DNA repair genes down-regulated during mouse neural crest cell migration
Domenico Albino, Antonella Brizzolara, Stefano Moretti, Carla Falugi, Valentina Mirisola, Paola Scaruffi, Michele Di Candia, Mauro Truini, Simona Coco, Stefano Bonassi and Gian Paolo Tonini
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 65-72
Female gametophytic mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana identified in a gene trap insertional mutagenesis screen
Vladimir B. Brukhin, Miloslawa Jaciubek, Arturo Bolaños Carpio, Vera Kuzmina and Ueli Grossniklaus
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 73-84

Technical Article

Development of a fast, objective, quantitative methodology to monitor angiogenesis in the chicken chorioallantoic membrane during development
Eva Verhoelst, Bart De Ketelaere, Veerle Bruggeman, Eduardo Villamor, Eddy Decuypere and Josse De Baerdemaeker
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 85-92

Short Communications

Origins of Cdx1 regulatory elements suggest roles in vertebrate evolution
Stephen J. Gaunt and Yu-Lee Paul
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 93-98
Tryptase and chymase are angiogenic in vivo in the chorioallantoic membrane assay
Domenico Ribatti, Girolamo Ranieri, Beatrice Nico, Vincenzo Benagiano and Enrico Crivellato
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 99-102

Developmental Expression Patterns

A polymorphic, thrombospondin domain-containing lectin is an oocyte marker in Hydractinia: implications for germ cell specification and sex determination
Brahim Mali, R. Cathriona Millane, Günter Plickert, Marcus Frohme and Uri Frank
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 103-108
Targeted expression of p35 reveals a role for caspases in formation of the adult abdominal cuticle in Drosophila
Rachel S. Kester and John R. Nambu
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 109-119
The transcriptional coactivators Yap and TAZ are expressed during early Xenopus development
Susumu Nejigane, Yoshikazu Haramoto, Makoto Okuno, Shuji Takahashi and Makoto Asashima
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 121-126
Regulation and expression of elrD1 and elrD2 transcripts during early Xenopus laevis development
Fida Nassar
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2011) 55: 127-132

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