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The Evo-Devo Scenario of Nose and Midface Formation

  • Roger Jankowski
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Abstract

By combining the evolutionary and developmental informations about the formation of the nose to observations of the midfacial malformations associated with the holoprosencephalic brain, it seems possible to present a general evo-devo scenario of the vertebrate head and midface formation.

Keywords

Olfactory Receptor Cranial Base Olfactory Organ Olfactory Placodes Developmental Information 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Roger Jankowski
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  1. 1.Faculté de Médecine Service ORL - CHUUniversité de LorraineNancyFrance

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