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Planar Cell Polarity During Development

This new volume of Current Topics in Developmental Biology covers the area of Planar Cell Polarity with contributions from an international board of authors. The 12 chapters provide a comprehensive set of reviews covering such topics as PCP in Zebra fish, the role of Dishevelled in PCP regulation, and PCP in axon pathfinding.

Researchers in cell, developmental, and molecular biology; genetics

Hardbound, 360 Pages

Published: November 2012

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-394592-1


    1. The Frizzled/Stan Pathway and Planar Cell Polarity in the Drosophila Wing
      Paul N. Adler

    2. Asymmetric Protein Localization in Planar Cell Polarity
      Ying Peng and Jeffrey D. Axelrod

    3. Control of Cell Polarity and Asymmetric Division in C. Elegans
      Hitoshi Sawa

    4. Planar Cell Polarity in Co-Ordinated and Directed Movements
      Masazumi Tada and Masatake Kai

    5. Planar Cell Polarity in the Inner Ear
      Helen May-Simera and Matthew W. Kelley

    6. Does Planar Cell Polarity Signaling Steer Growth Cones?
      Yimin Zou

    7. Celsr1-3 Cadherins in PCP and Brain Development
      Camille Boutin, André M. Goffinet and Fadel Tissir

    8. The Kidney and Planar Cell Polarity
      Thomas J. Carroll and Jing Yu

    9. Dishevelled: In Vivo Roles of a Multifunctional Gene Family During Development
      Anthony Wynshaw-Boris

    10. An Expanding Role of Vangl Proteins in Embryonic Development
      Elena Torban, Alexandra Iliescu and Philippe Gros

    11. Wnt Regulation of Planar Cell Polarity (PCP)
      Bo Gao


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