A list of selected relevant publications from the chicken embryology groups.
Dosage compensation in birds.
The Edar subfamily in feather placode formation.
Somatic sex identity is cell autonomous in the chicken.
Cryptic patterning of avian skin confers a developmental facility for loss of neck feathering.
The chicken Polydactyly (Po) locus causes allelic imbalance and ectopic expression of Shh during limb development.
Genome-wide SNP scan of pooled DNA reveals nonsense mutation in FGF20 in the scaleless line of featherless chickens.
Efficient modification of primordial germ cells using transposable elements.
Failure of centrosome migration causes a loss of motile cilia in talpid3 mutants.
The chicken left right organizer has nonmotile cilia which are lost in a stage‐dependent manner in the talpid3 ciliopathy.
Gonadal Asymmetry and Sex Determination in Birds.
Visualisation of chicken macrophages using transgenic reporter genes: insights into the development of the avian macrophage lineage.
The development and maintenance of the mononuclear phagocyte system of the chick is controlled by signals from the macrophage colony-stimulating factor receptor.
TALPID3 controls centrosome and cell polarity and the human ortholog KIAA0586 is mutated in Joubert syndrome (JBTS24).
FGF, Insulin, and SMAD Signaling Cooperate for Avian Primordial Germ Cell Self-Renewal.
Real-Time Sexing of Chicken Embryos and Compatibility with in ovo Protocols.
Cryopreservation of specialised Chicken Lines using cultured primordial germ cells.
Efficient TALEN-mediated gene targeting of chicken primordial germ cells.