Molly_Sterner_Potential reprogramming of turtle NCCs
From Molly Sterner on April 15th, 2020
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The turtle shell is a unique structure. The ventral portion of the shell forms through intramembranous ossification, a process normally not seen below the region of the clavicles. This project investigates the the neural crest cells that form this portion of the shell and how they act to complete this process.