Peter Heger

Summary

Affiliation: University of Cologne
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi The chromatin insulator CTCF and the emergence of metazoan diversity
    Peter Heger
    Institute for Genetics, Cologne Biocenter, University of Cologne, 50674 Cologne, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:17507-12. 2012
  2. ncbi Loss of the insulator protein CTCF during nematode evolution
    Peter Heger
    Zoological Institute, University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 15, 50937 Koln, Germany
    BMC Mol Biol 10:84. 2009
  3. ncbi Conservation of MAP kinase activity and MSP genes in parthenogenetic nematodes
    Peter Heger
    Zoological Institute, University of Cologne, Koln, Germany
    BMC Dev Biol 10:51. 2010

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Publications3

  1. ncbi The chromatin insulator CTCF and the emergence of metazoan diversity
    Peter Heger
    Institute for Genetics, Cologne Biocenter, University of Cologne, 50674 Cologne, Germany
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 109:17507-12. 2012
    ..Such a kernel could explain (i) the formation of Hox clusters in Bilateria, (ii) the diversity of bilaterian body plans, and (iii) the uniqueness and time of onset of the Cambrian explosion...
  2. ncbi Loss of the insulator protein CTCF during nematode evolution
    Peter Heger
    Zoological Institute, University of Cologne, Kerpener Strasse 15, 50937 Koln, Germany
    BMC Mol Biol 10:84. 2009
    ..We therefore searched in nematodes for orthologs of proteins that are involved in chromatin insulation...
  3. ncbi Conservation of MAP kinase activity and MSP genes in parthenogenetic nematodes
    Peter Heger
    Zoological Institute, University of Cologne, Koln, Germany
    BMC Dev Biol 10:51. 2010
    ..How oocyte-to-embryo transition is triggered in parthenogenetic nematode species that lack sperm, is not known...