"Lampreys" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Common name for the only family (Petromyzontidae) of eellike fish in the order Petromyzontiformes. They are jawless but have a sucking mouth with horny teeth.
- Eels, Lamprey
- Eel, Lamprey
- Lamprey Eel
- Lamprey Eels
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Lampreys" by people in Profiles.
Non-ammocoete larvae of Palaeozoic stem lampreys. Nature. 2021 03; 591(7850):408-412.
Regulatory evolution of Tbx5 and the origin of paired appendages. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2016 09 06; 113(36):10115-20.
A second estrogen receptor from Japanese lamprey (Lethenteron japonicum) does not have activities for estrogen binding and transcription. Gen Comp Endocrinol. 2016 09 15; 236:105-114.
The 'Tully monster' is a vertebrate. Nature. 2016 Apr 28; 532(7600):496-9.
Evidence from cyclostomes for complex regionalization of the ancestral vertebrate brain. Nature. 2016 Mar 03; 531(7592):97-100.
Evolution of the regionalization and patterning of the vertebrate telencephalon: what can we learn from cyclostomes? Curr Opin Genet Dev. 2013 Aug; 23(4):475-83.
Developmental and evolutionary significance of the mandibular arch and prechordal/premandibular cranium in vertebrates: revising the heterotopy scenario of gnathostome jaw evolution. J Anat. 2013 Jan; 222(1):41-55.
Lamprey endocrinology is not ancestral. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011 Jan 11; 108(2):E5; author reply E6.
A lamprey from the Devonian period of South Africa. Nature. 2006 Oct 26; 443(7114):981-4.
Evolution of hormone-receptor complexity by molecular exploitation. Science. 2006 Apr 07; 312(5770):97-101.