Tagged: Development

The effects of Pax6 on eye development 0

How to Build an Eye

I came across a paper today with this fantastic image that I simply had to write about. It’s another Open Access paper, published in PLOS Biology. The image shows an eye from a human,...

Mouse embryos with hox10 mutations 0

How to Build a Snake

This is a really fascinating bit of research carried out by scientists looking into the body plan of snakes. They discover how a single DNA letter change, a C to a T, was able...