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Hox Paralog Group 2 Genes Control the Migration of Mouse Pontine Neurons through Slit-Robo Signaling

  • Marc J Geisen equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Marc J Geisen, Thomas Di Meglio

    Affiliation: Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, CNRS/INSERM/ULP, UMR 7104, CU de Strasbourg, Illkirch, France

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  • Thomas Di Meglio equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Marc J Geisen, Thomas Di Meglio

    Affiliation: CNRS UMR 7102 Université Pierre et Marie Curie–Paris 6, Paris, France

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  • Massimo Pasqualetti,

    Affiliation: Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, CNRS/INSERM/ULP, UMR 7104, CU de Strasbourg, Illkirch, France

    ¤a Current address: Unità di Biologia Cellulare e dello Sviluppo, Università di Pisa, Pisa, Italy

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  • Sebastien Ducret,

    Affiliations: Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, CNRS/INSERM/ULP, UMR 7104, CU de Strasbourg, Illkirch, France, Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland

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  • Jean-François Brunet,

    Affiliation: CNRS UMR8542, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

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  • Alain Chedotal,

    Affiliation: CNRS UMR 7102 Université Pierre et Marie Curie–Paris 6, Paris, France

    ¤b Current address: : INSERM, UMRS 592, Institut de la Vision, Paris, France

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  • Filippo M Rijli mail

    To whom correspondence should be addressed. E-mail: Filippo.Rijli@fmi.ch

    Affiliations: Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, CNRS/INSERM/ULP, UMR 7104, CU de Strasbourg, Illkirch, France, Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland

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  • Published: June 10, 2008
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pbio.0060142

About the Authors

Marc J Geisen, Massimo Pasqualetti, Sebastien Ducret, Filippo M Rijli
Institut de Génétique et de Biologie Moléculaire et Cellulaire, CNRS/INSERM/ULP, UMR 7104, CU de Strasbourg, Illkirch, France
Thomas Di Meglio, Alain Chedotal
CNRS UMR 7102 Université Pierre et Marie Curie–Paris 6, Paris, France
Sebastien Ducret, Filippo M Rijli
Friedrich Miescher Institute, Basel, Switzerland
Jean-François Brunet
CNRS UMR8542, Ecole Normale Supérieure, Paris, France

Corresponding Author

Email: Filippo.Rijli@fmi.ch

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

MJG, TDM, AC, and FMR conceived and designed the experiments. MJG, TDM, MP, and SD performed the experiments. MJG, TDM, MP, SD, AC, and FMR analyzed the data. MP and J-FB contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools. FMR wrote the paper.