Vol. 61 Nos. 6/7 (2017) pp.357-470

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Expression of Atg12 (autophagy related gene 12) in clusters of nematoblasts in the body column of a hydra. For more details, see article by Dixit et al., pp. 389-395 in the current issue.


States of G0 and the proliferation-quiescence decision in cells, tissues and during development
Dan Sun and Laura Buttitta
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 357-366
Regulation of body size in Caenorhabditis elegans: effects of environmental factors and the nervous system
Takashi Nagashima, Shoichi Ishiura and Satoshi Suo
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 367-374
Genetic transformation of fungi
Liya He, Jiao Feng, Sha Lu, Zhiwen Chen, Chunmei Chen, Ya He, Xiuwen Yi and Liyan Xi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 375-381

Original Articles

Interactions among gibberellins, brassinosteroids and genes regulate stomatal development in the Arabidopsis hypocotyl
Diego González, Sonia Fuentes and Laura Serna
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 383-387
Identification and characterization of the autophagy-related genes Atg12 and Atg5 in hydra
Nishikant S. Dixit, Bhupendra V. Shravage and Surendra Ghaskadbi
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 389-395
Migration behavior of PGCs and asymmetrical gonad formation in pond smelt Hypomesus nipponensis
Eisuke Takahashi, Yu Shimizu, Hirotaro Urushibata, Yutaka Kawakami, Katsutoshi Arai and Etsuro Yamaha
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 397-405
Galectin-1 enhances the generation of neural crest cells
Tsutomu Motohashi, Masahiro Nishioka, Daisuke Kitagawa, Norito Kawamura, Natsuki Watanabe, Takanori Wakaoka, Toshihiko Kadoyaand Takahiro Kunisada
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 407-413
Apolipoprotein C-I mediates Wnt/Ctnnb1 signaling during neural border formation and is required for neural crest development
Chika Yokota, Carolina Åstrand, Shuji Takahashi, Daniel W. Hagey and Jan M. Stenman
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 415-425

Short Communications

Gdf11/Smad signalling and Cdx proteins cooperate to activate the Hoxc8 early enhancer in HepG2 cells
Stephen J. Gaunt
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 427-432
Differential regulation of cumulus cell transcription during oocyte maturation in vivo and in vitro
Giovanni Coticchio, Libby Ophir, Yuval Yung, Micha Baum, Mariabeatrice Dal Canto, Mario Mignini-Renzini, Fausta Brambillasca, Rubens Fadini and Ariel Hourvitz
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 433-437

Developmental Expression Patterns

Segmentation gene expression patterns in Bactrocera dorsalis and related insects: regulation and shape of blastoderm and larval cuticle
Worramin Suksuwan, Xiaoli Cai, Lertluk Ngernsiri and Stefan Baumgartner
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 439-450
Role of Mad2 expression during the early development of the sea urchin
Odile Bronchain, Wael Jdey, Laetitia Caraty and Brigitte Ciapa
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 451-457
DYRK2 displays muscle fiber type specific function during zebrafish early somitogenesis
Wei Sun, Shuang Jiao, Xungang Tan, Peijun Zhang and Feng You
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 459-463
Expression of the ALK1 family of type I BMP/ADMP receptors during gastrula stages in Xenopus embryos
Avi Leibovich, Herbert Steinbeißer and Abraham Fainsod
Int. J. Dev. Biol. (2017) 61: 465-470

The International Journal of Developmental Biology
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