Cell Fate and Polarity

Part of the Biological and Medical Physics, Biomedical Engineering book series (BIOMEDICAL)


Nurse Cell Notch Receptor Cell Fate Decision Planar Cell Polarity Morphogen Gradient 
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References and Further Reading

Notch Signaling

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TGF-β Signaling (Receptor Serine/Threonine Kinase Pathway)

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Wnt Signaling Pathway

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Feedback Loops in Development

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Selector Genes, Gene Regulatory Networks, and the Segmentation Clock

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