Cell Junctions: Lessons from a Broken Heart

Kevin S. Nelson, Greg J. Beitel*

*Corresponding author for this work

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In a case of the familiar being strange, new work shows that the integrity of the Drosophila cardiac system depends on septate-junction proteins even though the heart lacks discernable septate junctions.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R122-R123
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Feb 10 2009

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology(all)
  • Agricultural and Biological Sciences(all)


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