Authors:
D Villar, DT Odom
Journal name: 
Cell
Citation info: 
167(3):598-600
Abstract: 
The molecular mechanisms underpinning vertebrate body plan evolution are beginning to be unravelled. In this issue of Cell, Kvon et al. spectacularly demonstrate how transplanting snake-specific genetic changes found uniquely in serpent enhancers leads to limb loss in mice.
DOI: 
http://doi.org/10.1016/j.cell.2016.10.007
Research group: 
Odom Group
E-pub date: 
20 Oct 2016