Jagla K, Frasch M, Jagla T, Dretzen G, Bellard F, Bellard M. ladybird, a new component of the cardiogenic pathway in Drosophila required for diversification of heart precursors. Development. 1997;124:3471-9 pubmed
..These events result in a diversification of heart cell identities within each segment. ..
Jagla T, Bellard F, Lutz Y, Dretzen G, Bellard M, Jagla K. ladybird determines cell fate decisions during diversification of Drosophila somatic muscles. Development. 1998;125:3699-708 pubmed
..Altogether our results provide new insights into the genetic control of diversification of muscle precursors and indicate a further similarity between the myogenic and neurogenic pathways. ..