Grant: REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
REGENTS OF THE UNIVERSITY OF COLORADO, THE
CDFA Program Title
Trans-NIH Recovery Act Research Support
The neural crest is a vertebrate innovation, sometimes referred to as the fourth germ layer; the neural crest gives rise to migrating cells that differentiate into cartilage, melanocytes, the peripheral nervous system, and the outflow tract of the heart.