Christen Mirth

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ecdysteroid control of metamorphosis in the differentiating adult leg structures of Drosophila melanogaster
    Christen Mirth
    Department of Biology, Box 351800, University of Washington, Seattle WA 98195, USA
    Dev Biol 278:163-74. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of the prothoracic gland in determining critical weight for metamorphosis in Drosophila melanogaster
    Christen Mirth
    Department of Biology, Box 351800, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Curr Biol 15:1796-807. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Joint development in the Drosophila leg: cell movements and cell populations
    Christen Mirth
    Department of Zoology, University Museum of Zoology, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, United Kingdom
    Dev Biol 246:391-406. 2002

Detail Information

Publications3

  1. ncbi request reprint Ecdysteroid control of metamorphosis in the differentiating adult leg structures of Drosophila melanogaster
    Christen Mirth
    Department of Biology, Box 351800, University of Washington, Seattle WA 98195, USA
    Dev Biol 278:163-74. 2005
    ..Lastly, leg structures had a finite ability to respond to 20E; tarsal joints lost competence to respond after 32-34 h APF, while the remaining structures became incompetent after 44-46 h APF...
  2. ncbi request reprint The role of the prothoracic gland in determining critical weight for metamorphosis in Drosophila melanogaster
    Christen Mirth
    Department of Biology, Box 351800, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Curr Biol 15:1796-807. 2005
    ..We present evidence that in Drosophila, a component of the ring gland, the prothoracic gland (PG), assesses growth to determine when critical weight has been achieved...
  3. ncbi request reprint Joint development in the Drosophila leg: cell movements and cell populations
    Christen Mirth
    Department of Zoology, University Museum of Zoology, Downing Street, Cambridge CB2 3EJ, United Kingdom
    Dev Biol 246:391-406. 2002
    ..These markers also define a number of more localised territories within the pupal joint...