Collagen IV and basement membrane at the evolutionary dawn of metazoan tissues

The role of the cellular microenvironment in enabling metazoan tissue genesis remains obscure. Ctenophora has recently emerged as one of the earliest-branching extant animal phyla, providing a unique opportunity to explore the evolutionary role of the cellular microenvironment in tissue genesis. Her...

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Main Authors: Aaron L Fidler, Carl E Darris, Sergei V Chetyrkin, Vadim K Pedchenko, Sergei P Boudko, Kyle L Brown, W Gray Jerome, Julie K Hudson, Antonis Rokas, Billy G Hudson
Format: Article
Published: eLife Sciences Publications Ltd 2017-04-01
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