Seminars and Events

Past Events

Category Seminar
Date and Time 2006-09-08 16:30 - 17:30
Venue Auditorium C1F
Speaker Chris Wylie
Affiliation Division of Developmental Biology, Cincinnati Children's Hospital Research Foundation
Title Cortical actin; the early embryonic skeleton
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Host Masatoshi Takeichi
Summary Cortical actin controls the shape and rigidity of the early embryo. Our work in Xenopus has shown that it is assembled on transmembrane cadherins, and its assembly is controlled by intercellular signaling pathways.