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Genome-wide analysis of the sox family in the calcareous sponge Sycon ciliatum: multiple genes with unique expression patterns

Fortunato, Sofia; Bergum, Birth; Guder, Corina; Jordal, Signe; Leininger, Sven; Zwafink, Christian; Rapp, Hans Tore; Adamska, Maja; Adamski, Marcin

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Background: Sox genes are HMG-domain containing transcription factors with important roles in developmental processes in animals; many of them appear to have conserved functions among eumetazoans. Demosponges have fewer Sox genes than eumetazoans, but their roles remain unclear. The aim of this study is to gain insight into the early evolutionary history of the Sox gene family by identification and expression analysis of Sox genes in the calcareous sponge Sycon ciliatum.Methods: Calcaronean Sox...[Show more]

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Date published: 2012
Type: Journal article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/153603
Source: EvoDevo
DOI: 10.1186/2041-9139-3-14
Access Rights: Open Access

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