New study of the control of progenitor competence in the mouse retina

  • published: 29. 3. 2021

Research groups of Z. Kozmik and J. Pačes in their latest publication show the crucial role of the Meis1 and Meis2 genes as regulators of cells that organize spatial domains in the development of the retina in vertebrates, namely the ciliary margin zone, the optical disc and the region containing progenitor cells.

Meis homeobox genes control progenitor competence in retina

Author: Naoko Dupačová, IMG



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