Hox Genes Pg 382[1]

Hox Genes Pg 382[1] - Hox Genes Pg 382 Bicod Gene Triggered by fertilization Diffuses through egg forms gradient Gradient determines polarity Head

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Hox Genes Pg 382 Bicod Gene: Triggered by fertilization Diffuses through egg, forms gradient Gradient determines polarity Head, thorax, abdomen form in highest concentration Anterior end= end of oocyte closest to nurse cells In conclusion: decides which is posterior and which is anterior Gap Gene: 2.5 hours after fertilization gap produces embryo into large blocks
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This note was uploaded on 04/22/2008 for the course BIO 1500 taught by Professor Pandolfi during the Spring '08 term at Wayne State University.

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