Background: Lizards are evolutionarily the most closely related vertebrates to humans that can lose and regrow an entire appendage. Regeneration in lizards involves differential expression of hundreds of genes that regulate wound healing, musculoskeletal development, hormonal response, and embryonic morphogenesis.
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Hutchins, E. D., Eckalbar, W. L., Wolter, J. M., Mangone, M., & Kusumi, K. (2016). Differential expression of conserved and novel microRNAs during tail regeneration in the lizard Anolis carolinensis. BMC Genomics, 17(1). doi:10.1186/s12864-016-2640-3