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The Formation of the Bicoid Morphogen Gradient Requires Protein Movement from Anteriorly Localized mRNA

By Shawn C. Little, Gašper Tkačik, Thomas B. Kneeland, Eric F. Wieschaus and Thomas Gregor


New quantitative data show that the Bicoid morphogen gradient is generated from a dynamic localized source and that protein gradient formation requires protein movement along the anterior-posterior axis

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