The EGF receptor has many roles in Drosophila development. Specificity of distinct applications of this pathway may come through the use of different modulators. The cell adhesion protein Echinoid is a newly recognized inhibitor of the EGF receptor with some interesting properties which suggest new ideas about how the pathway is fine tuned.
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- Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
- Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)