Journal Article (Review;Journal Article)

At gastrulation, a single layer of cells is converted into an outer ectodermal covering, an inner ectodermal tube, and in triploblastic phyla, a middle mesodermal layer. This morphogenesis is driven by motility and directed by cell interactions, some of which involve adhesion and others that involve information transfer.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • McClay, DR

Published Date

  • August 1991

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 1 / 2

Start / End Page

  • 191 - 195

PubMed ID

  • 1822269

Electronic International Standard Serial Number (EISSN)

  • 1879-0380

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0959-437X

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/s0959-437x(05)80069-3


  • eng