Special Issue "Crosstalk between FGF, TGF-β, BMP, and Wnt Signaling Pathways during Development"
A special issue of Journal of Developmental Biology (ISSN 2221-3759).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 April 2018).
Interests: cortical development; dentate gyrus; axon guidance; migration; neural progenitor; Sonic Hedgehog; Wnt; BMPs; chemokines
Much work has been published over recent decades demonstrating important functions for each of the FGF, TGF-β, BMP, and Wnt signaling pathways in the development of virtually all tissues in animals. Given the maturity of our understanding of the molecular events in each of these pathways, the next steps are to further understand how these pathways interact at the signalling level. This Special Issue will focus on this question of crosstalk in any model organism and any tissue during development.
Prof. Samuel J. Pleasure
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