J-GLOBAL ID:200904052128991068  Research Project code:0650032815 Update date:Nov. 25, 2005

Developmental biological analysis of nervous system formation, and cellular signal transduction mechanism in morophogenesis in echynoderm, and structure determination of egg maturation promoting factor of sea

Study period:2004 - 2005
Organization (1):
Investigating Researcher (3):
Research overview:
Structure, expression pattern, and function of neurogenetic genes, such as serotonin synthetase(TPH), serotonin receptor(5HThpr), Netrin(Hpnetrin), Neuro D(HpneuroD), and hedghog(Hphh), in echynoderm larvae have been disclosed.
Keywords (4):
neurogenesis ,  gene expression ,  evolution and development ,  egg maturation hormone
Project name: Structure determination of egg maturation promoting factor of sea cucumber
Project Organization (1):
  • Aomori Prefecture
Researcher representative of the project  (1):
  • KATOW Hideki(Project Leader)
Research program: Basic Science Research Program

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