Journal article

A new role for muscle segment homeobox genes in mammalian embryonic diapause

Jeeyeon Cha, Xiaofei Sun, Amanda Bartos, Jane Fenelon, Pavine Lefevre, Takiko Daikoku, Geoff Shaw, Robert Maxson, Bruce D Murphy, Marilyn B Renfree, Sudhansu K Dey

Open Biology | ROYAL SOC | Published : 2013


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Awarded by NSERC Canada

Awarded by University of Cincinnati MSTP

Funding Acknowledgements

The authors thank Susanne Tranguch for some in situ hybridization experiments. We thank members of the tammar wallaby and mink research groups for help with the animal handling and field collections. This work was supported in part by NIH grants (nos. HD12304, HD068524 and DA06668 to S.K.D.), Australian Research Council grants (to G.S. and M.B.R.) and a NSERC Canada grant (no. 137013 to B.D.M). J.C. is supported by an NIH NRSA Fellowship (F30AG040858) and the University of Cincinnati MSTP (T32 GM063483). X.S. is supported by a Lalor Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship.