Chapter 12. Pattern Specification in the Insect Embryo

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. John Rivers
  1. Klaus Sander

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch12

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

How to Cite

Sander, K. (1975) Pattern Specification in the Insect Embryo, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning (eds R. Porter and J. Rivers), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch12

Author Information

  1. Biologisches Institut I (Zoologie) der Albert-Ludwigs-Universitai, Freiburg im Breisgau

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 30 MAY 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 1975

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9789021940328

Online ISBN: 9780470720110

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Keywords:

  • insect embryo;
  • egg cytoplasm;
  • egg axis;
  • metabolism;
  • zygote nucleus

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Specification by Germ Cell Determinants

  • Eplgenetic Mode of Pattern Specification

  • A Gradient Model for Pattern Specification

  • The Search for Molecular Evidence

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References