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Research Article

Dpp Signaling Activity Requires Pentagone to Scale with Tissue Size in the Growing Drosophila Wing Imaginal Disc

  • Fisun Hamaratoglu equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Fisun Hamaratoglu, Aitana Morton de Lachapelle

    fisun.hamaratoglu@unibas.ch (FH); Markus.Affolter@unibas.ch (MA); Sven.Bergmann@unil.ch (SB)

    Affiliation: Growth & Development, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

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  • Aitana Morton de Lachapelle equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Fisun Hamaratoglu, Aitana Morton de Lachapelle

    Affiliations: Department of Medical Genetics, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • George Pyrowolakis,

    Affiliations: Institute for Biology I, Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, Centre for Biological Signaling Studies (BIOSS), Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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  • Sven Bergmann mail,

    fisun.hamaratoglu@unibas.ch (FH); Markus.Affolter@unibas.ch (MA); Sven.Bergmann@unil.ch (SB)

    Affiliations: Department of Medical Genetics, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland, Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Lausanne, Switzerland

    SB and MA also contributed equally to this work.

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  • Markus Affolter mail

    fisun.hamaratoglu@unibas.ch (FH); Markus.Affolter@unibas.ch (MA); Sven.Bergmann@unil.ch (SB)

    Affiliation: Growth & Development, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland

    SB and MA also contributed equally to this work.

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  • Published: October 25, 2011
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.1001182

About the Authors

Fisun Hamaratoglu, Markus Affolter
Growth & Development, Biozentrum, University of Basel, Basel, Switzerland
Aitana Morton de Lachapelle, Sven Bergmann
Department of Medical Genetics, University of Lausanne, Lausanne, Switzerland
Aitana Morton de Lachapelle, Sven Bergmann
Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics, Lausanne, Switzerland
George Pyrowolakis
Institute for Biology I, Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
George Pyrowolakis
Centre for Biological Signaling Studies (BIOSS), Albert-Ludwigs-University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

The author(s) have made the following declarations about their contributions: Conceived and designed the experiments: FH AMdL SB MA. Performed the experiments: FH AMdL. Analyzed the data: FH AMdL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GP. Wrote the paper: FH AMdL SB MA.