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Cg25C  -  Collagen type IV

Drosophila melanogaster

Synonyms: CG25C, CG4145, CT12803, Cgc25, Cgc25C, ...
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  • By means of immunocytochemistry with a battery of specific antibodies, we describe the expression of the collagen IV chain produced by the gene DCg1 during the two phases of Drosophila neurogenesis [8].


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