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Ancestral role of Pax2/5/8 in molluscan brain and multimodal sensory system development
(BioMed Central, 2015-10-28)
Background Mollusks represent the largest lophotrochozoan phylum and exhibit highly diverse body plans. Previous studies have demonstrated that transcription factors such as Pax genes play important roles during their ...
Development of the nervous system in Solenogastres (Mollusca) reveals putative ancestral spiralian features
(BioMed Central, 2014-12-24)
Background: The Solenogastres (or Neomeniomorpha) are a taxon of aplacophoran molluscs with contentious phylogenetic placement. Since available developmental data on non-conchiferan (that is, aculiferan) molluscs mainly ...