Front Physiol 2021 20;12:653040. Epub 2021 Apr 20.
Department of Orthodontics, Shanghai Key Laboratory of Stomatology, Shanghai Ninth People's Hospital, Shanghai Jiao Tong University School of Medicine, Shanghai Jiao Tong University, Shanghai, China.
Cleft palate, a common global congenital malformation, occurs due to disturbances in palatal growth, elevation, contact, and fusion during palatogenesis. The () mutation has been discovered in humans with cleft lip and palate. is expressed in both the epithelium and mesenchyme, with temporospatial diversity during palatogenesis. Read More