Search for dissertations about: "bicoid"

Found 2 swedish dissertations containing the word bicoid.

  1. 1. The Many Facets of bicoid Gradient Formation in Drosophila

    University dissertation from Lund University: Faculty of Medicine

    Author : Xiaoli Cai; Lund University.; Lunds universitet.; [2017]
    Keywords : Drosophila; bicoid; gradient formation; ARTS model; cortical microtubule; drug;

    Abstract : In Drosophila, the Bicoid protein servers as paradigm as the first identified morphogen, whose concentration gradient provides the initial positional information in the anterior half of the embryo. There, it differentially activates segmentation genes, in particular the gap genes. READ MORE

  2. 2. Regulation of mitochondrial gene expression in metazoa

    University dissertation from Stockholm : Karolinska Institutet, Dept of Laboratory Medicine

    Author : Ana Bratic; Karolinska Institutet.; Karolinska Institutet.; [2013]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Drosophila melanogaster; ;

    Abstract : Mitochondria are essential organelles of eukaryotic cells and their main function is to provide the cell with the ubiquitously used energy currency ATP. Impaired energy conversion caused by mitochondrial dysfunction is a direct cause of several human diseases. READ MORE