Developmental Neurobiology 3270.03
Professor K.R. Duffy
Department of Psychology
Office hours: Wednesday 10am-12pm
Tuesdays and Thursdays 1:05pm 2:25pm
RM 4263 LSC-Psychology
This class will p
The Spemann Organizer
Polarization and Regional Specificity
-Regions (fields) of tissue that contain cells that are
capable of developing the whole structure become more
restricted throughout development.
-The restriction of these fields increases regiona
Specialization Can be Influenced by Proximal Tissues
- How does the nervous system use positional information
to influence the fate of cells?
- Chemical signals play a major role in setting up the
positional architecture of cells.