Chapter 5. Cell Migration During Zebrafish Gastrulation

  1. Prof. Dr. Doris Wedlich
  1. Irinka Castanon and
  2. Carl-Philipp Heisenberg

Published Online: 9 AUG 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527604669.ch5

Cell Migration in Development and Disease

Cell Migration in Development and Disease

How to Cite

Castanon, I. and Heisenberg, C.-P. (2004) Cell Migration During Zebrafish Gastrulation, in Cell Migration in Development and Disease (ed D. Wedlich), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527604669.ch5

Editor Information

  1. University of Karlsruhe, Institute of Zoology II, Kaiserstr. 12, 76131 Karlsruhe, Germany

Author Information

  1. Max-Planck-Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, Pfotenhauerstr. 108, 01067 Dresden, Germany

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 AUG 2005
  2. Published Print: 14 DEC 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527305872

Online ISBN: 9783527604661

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Keywords:

  • cell migration;
  • cell migration during zebrafish gastrulation;
  • cellular and molecular mechanisms;
  • epiboly;
  • epiboly movements;
  • epiboly mutants;
  • internalization;
  • convergence and extension;
  • germ layer foundation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Cellular and Molecular Mechanisms

    • Epiboly

      • Epiboly Movements

      • Epiboly Mutants

    • Internalization

      • Internalization Movements

      • Internalization Mutants

    • Convergence and Extension

      • Convergence and Extension Movements

      • Convergence and Extension: Mutants and Molecules

  • Discussion

    • Germ Layer Formation

    • Cellular Polarity

    • Cellular Adhesion

    • Molecular Topics: Non-canonical Wnt Signaling

  • Concluding Remarks

  • References