• Is the bulbus arteriosus of fish homologous to the mamalian intrapericardial thoracic arteries? 

      López‐García, Alejandro; Fernández, M: Carmen; Fernández-Tamayo, Alejandro; Durán, Ana C.; Fernández, Borja (2013-07-26)
      Two major findings have significantly improved our understanding of the embryology and evolution of the arterial pole of the vertebrate heart (APVH): 1) a new embryonic presumptive cardiac tissue, named second heart field ...
    • The anatomical components of the cardiac outflow tract of the bichir, polypterus senegalus. Evolutionary significance 

      Sans-Coma, Valentín; Reyes-Moya, Ismael; Fernández, Borja; Soto, María Teresa; Durán, Ana C. (2013-07-26)
      In chondrichthyans and actinopterygians, the outflow tract of the heart, namely, the cardiac portion intercalated between the ventricle and the ventral aorta, consists of two anatomical components: conus arteriosus and ...
    • The bulbus arteriosus of the holocephalan heart 

      Rodríguez, Cristina; Lorenzale, Miguel; Linares, Andrea; López-Unzu, Miguel A.; Sans-Coma, Valentín; [et al.] (2013-07-25)
      Previous work has shown that the outflow tract of the elasmobranch heart, namely the cardiac portion intercalated between the ventricle and the ventral aorta, does not consist of a single component, the conus arteriosus, ...