Affiliation: University of Glasgow
- The integrins of the urochordate Ciona intestinalis provide novel insights into the molecular evolution of the vertebrate integrin familyRichard Ewan
Plant Molecular Science Group, University of Glasgow, Bower Building, G12 8QQ, UK
BMC Evol Biol 5:31. 2005..The publication of the genome of a basal chordate, Ciona intestinalis, provides a unique opportunity to gain further insight into how and when the expanded integrin supergene family found in vertebrates evolved...