Purpose: The adult newt can regenerate lens from pigmented epithelial cells (PECs) of the dorsal iris via dedifferentiation. The purpose of this research is to obtain sequence resources for a newt lens regeneration study and to obtain insights of dedifferentiation at the molecular level.
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Molecular Vision, Article, Clonal Cell-Culture, Xenopus-Laevis, Binding-Site, Cancer, Methylation, Differentiation, Mechanism, Chromatin, Proteins, Lysine-9
Maki, Nobuyasu; Martinsou, John; Nishimura, Osamu; Tarui, Hiroshi; Meller, Jaroslaw; Tsonis, Panagiotis A.; and Agata, Kiyokazu, "Expression Profiles During Dedifferentiation in Newt Lens Regeneration Revealed by Expressed Sequence Tags" (2010). Biology Faculty Publications. 9.