Genomes and Genes
Affiliation: University of Zurich
- Organization of the pronephric kidney revealed by large-scale gene expression mappingDaniela Raciti
Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, ETH Zurich, Wolfgang Pauli Strasse 10, CH 8093 Zurich, Switzerland
Genome Biol 9:R84. 2008..Here, we elucidated the nephron organization of the Xenopus pronephros and determined the similarities in segmentation with the metanephros, the adult kidney of mammals...
- The prepattern transcription factor Irx3 directs nephron segment identityLuca Reggiani
Department of Chemistry and Applied Biosciences, Institute of Pharmaceutical Sciences, ETH Zurich, CH 8093, Zurich, Switzerland
Genes Dev 21:2358-70. 2007..Taken together, irx3 is the first gene known to be necessary and sufficient to specify nephron segment fate in vivo...