An ancient Turing-like patterning mechanism regulates skin denticle development in sharks

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science Advances  07 Nov 2018:
Vol. 4, no. 11, eaau5484
DOI: 10.1126/sciadv.aau5484

Article Information

vol. 4 no. 11

Online ISSN: 
  • Received for publication June 22, 2018
  • Accepted for publication October 12, 2018

Author Information

  1. Rory L. Cooper1,
  2. Alexandre P. Thiery1,
  3. Alexander G. Fletcher2,
  4. Daniel J. Delbarre3,
  5. Liam J. Rasch1,4 and
  6. Gareth J. Fraser1,5,*
  1. 1Department of Animal and Plant Sciences, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK.
  2. 2School of Mathematics and Statistics, University of Sheffield, Sheffield, UK.
  3. 3Department of Earth Sciences, University of Oxford, Oxford, UK.
  4. 4Human Developmental Biology Resource, Institute of Child Health, University College, London, UK.
  5. 5Department of Biology, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA.
  1. *Corresponding author. Email: g.fraser{at}


Article usage

Article usage: November 2018 to November 2018

Nov 2018060061260

Navigate This Article