Cell-Cell Interactions: Receiving signals in the nematode embryo

Frans E. Tax, James H. Thomas

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Two molecules involved in an inductive cell-cell interaction in the C. elegans early embryo have been identified. The apx-1 gene seems to encode the ligand and glp-1 the receptor responsible for the induction.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)914-916
Number of pages3
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number10
StatePublished - Oct 1994

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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