Identification of novel genes involved in the development of the sword and gonopodium in swordtail fish
Article first published online: 19 OCT 2009
Copyright © 2009 Wiley-Liss, Inc.
Volume 238, Issue 11, page spcone, November 2009
How to Cite
Offen, N., Meyer, A. and Begemann, G. (2009), Identification of novel genes involved in the development of the sword and gonopodium in swordtail fish. Dev. Dyn., 238: spcone. doi: 10.1002/dvdy.22152
- Issue published online: 19 OCT 2009
- Article first published online: 19 OCT 2009
- Manuscript Accepted: 11 APR 2009
- Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG). Grant Number: BE 1902/4-1
- Landesgraduiertenförderung (LGF) Baden-Württemberg
- University of Konstanz
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COVER PHOTOGRAPH: Bony fin rays of the gonopodium, an intromittent organ, of the male swordtail fish, Xiphophorus helleri. Distal skeletal elements are differentiated into hook-like structures that facilitate efficient sperm transfer during internal fertilization. From Offen et al., Developmental Dynamics 238:1674–1687, 2009. © 2009 Wiley-Liss, Inc.