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SAGE profiling of the forelimb and hindlimb

Malcolm Logan

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Division of Developmental Biology, National Institute for Medical Research, The Ridgeway, Mill Hill, London NW7 1AA, UK

Genome Biology 2002, 3:reviews1007-reviews1007.3  doi:10.1186/gb-2002-3-3-reviews1007

Published: 27 February 2002


A recent study has used serial analysis of gene expression to compare mouse forelimb and hindlimb gene-expression profiles. The method successfully identified known regulators of limb identity and has generated a candidate set of differentially expressed genes that may regulate limb identity.