Tissue Sculpting by Fibrils.

Journal Article

In this issue of Developmental Cell, Isabella and Horne-Badovinac (2016) show that Rab10 directs site-specific secretion of basement membrane components, which assemble into fibrils that spool out to elongate the Drosophila egg chamber. These findings establish the basement membrane's active role in tissue sculpting.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Jayadev, R; Sherwood, DR

Published Date

  • July 2016

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 38 / 1

Start / End Page

  • 1 - 3

PubMed ID

  • 27404350

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1878-1551

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 1534-5807

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.devcel.2016.06.028

Language

  • eng