Genomes and Genes
Affiliation: Oregon Health and Science University
- Scleraxis is required for differentiation of the stapedius and tensor tympani tendons of the middle earLingyan Wang
Oregon Hearing Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, USA
J Assoc Res Otolaryngol 12:407-21. 2011..Scx-null is the first genetically defined mouse model for abnormal middle ear tendon differentiation. Scx mouse models will facilitate studies of tendon and muscle formation and function in the middle ear...
- Repositioning forelimb superficialis muscles: tendon attachment and muscle activity enable active relocation of functional myofibersALICE H HUANG
Research Division, Shriners Hospital for Children, Portland, OR 97239, USA
Dev Cell 26:544-51. 2013..We propose that the intrinsic FDB pattern represents the original tetrapod limb and that translocation of the muscles to form the FDS is a mammalian evolutionary addition...
- Lineage analysis of the late otocyst stage mouse inner ear by transuterine microinjection of a retroviral vector encoding alkaline phosphatase and an oligonucleotide libraryHan Jiang
Department of Otolaryngology, Oregon Hearing Research Center, Oregon Health and Science University, Portland, Oregon, United States of America
PLoS ONE 8:e69314. 2013..These data contribute new information about the developmental potential of mammalian otic precursors in vivo. ..