Crim1 has cell-autonomous and paracrine roles during embryonic heart development
Swati Iyer, Fang Yu Chou, Richard Wang, Han Sheng Chiu, Vinay K Sundar Raju, Melissa H Little, Walter G Thomas, Michael Piper, David J Pennisi
Scientific Reports | NATURE PUBLISHING GROUP | Published : 2016
Awarded by National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC)
Awarded by Australian Research Council Future Fellowship
This work was funded by grants from the National Health and Medical Research Council (NHMRC) to DJP (631658), MP (1057751), MHL (301056 and 455972). MHL is a Senior Principal Research Fellow of the NHMRC, and MP holds an Australian Research Council Future Fellowship (FT120100170). SI was supported by a UQ Research Scholarship. The funders had no role in study design, data collection and analysis, decision to publish, or preparation of the manuscript. We are grateful to Professor Richard Harvey for providing us with the Mlc2v-Cre and WT1-CreERT2 mouse lines. We thank Dr. Tracey Harvey and Dr. Aaron Smith for helpful discussions, Ms. Sabrina Oishi for assistance with bright field microscopy and Mr. Lachlan Harris for advice on statistical analyses. We thank the staff of UQBR animal facilities and The Centre for Microscopy and Microanalysis at The University of Queensland for support.