Chapter 2. The Structure and Properties of a Compartment Border: the Intersegmental Boundary in Oncopeltus

  1. Ruth Porter and
  2. John Rivers
  1. Peter A. Lawrence

Published Online: 30 MAY 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch2

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning

How to Cite

Lawrence, P. A. (1975) The Structure and Properties of a Compartment Border: the Intersegmental Boundary in Oncopeltus, in Ciba Foundation Symposium 29 - Cell Patterning (eds R. Porter and J. Rivers), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470720110.ch2

Author Information

  1. MRC Laboratory of Molecular Biology, University Postgraduate Medical School, Cambridge

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:

  • intersegmental boundary;
  • irradiation;
  • compartment border;
  • serial electron microscope sections;
  • epidermal cells

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Compartments

  • Structure of a Compartment Border

  • Electrical Coupling

  • Wounding

  • Tracheoles

  • Cuticular Secretion

  • Sensory Innervation

  • Cellular Interactions and Compartment Borders

  • Conclusions

  • Acknowledgements

  • References

  • Discussion

  • References