A comparative study of endoderm differentiation in humans and chimpanzees

Last updated 7th Jun 2017
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A pinboard by Lauren Blake

Graduate Student, University of Chicago


We are the first to derive (from iPSCs) and compare human versus chimpanzee endoderm germ layers.

There is substantial interest in the evolutionary forces that shaped the regulatory framework that is established in early human development. Progress in this area has been slow because it is diffi...