E-MTAB-1292 - Transcription profiling by high throughput sequencing of Astatoreochromis alluaudi fed a mechanically stimulating diets to determine the molecular basis of pharyngeal jaw plasticity.
Released on 4 September 2013, last updated on 3 May 2014
A mechanically stimulating diets induces morphological plasticity in the pharyngeal jaws of cichlids. RNAseq was used to determine the molecular basis of this plasticity.
RNA-seq of coding RNA, co-expression, in vivo, stimulus or stress
Shaping development through mechanical strain: the transcriptional basis of diet-induced phenotypic plasticity in a cichlid fish. Helen Gunter, Fan Xiong, Shaohua Fan, Paolo Franchini, Carmelo Fruciano, Axel Meyer.