Cellular Specialization

In this podcast Paul Andersen explains how cells differentiate to become tissue specific. He also explains the role of transcription factors in gene regulation. The location of a cell within the blastula ultimately determines its fate. The SrY gene is an important external stimuli in human development.

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Anthony Atala's TED Talk - Growing New Organs

Education Resources

Cellular Specialization Review Worksheet - Winnie Litten