XB-ART-38008J Cell Biol. June 2, 2008; 181 (5): 716-7.
Yasushi Saka: stirring a melting pot of math and morphogens. Interviewed by Ruth Williams.
PubMed ID: 18519733
PMC ID: PMC2396802
Article link: J Cell Biol.
Genes referenced: inhba
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|Figure 1. Yasushi Saka|
|Figure 2. The morphogen, activin, which Saka studies, prompts a regulatory protein to enter the nucleus and activate target genes (right).|
|Figure 3. Saka studies tissue morphogenesis in the frog. In one of his studies, he followed the different patterns of cell division that arise in different tissues.|