What Orients Stripes in a Turing Pattern? (IMAGE) Cell Press Caption How do developmental programs ensure that stripes patterns always point in the same direction (e.g., what makes the fingers form parallel to the arm)? This graphical abstract shows how a simple model of Turing stripe formation predicts three distinct ways to orient stripes that apply to a wide variety of biological mechanisms. Credit Hiscock and Megason/<i>Cell Systems</i> 2015 Usage Restrictions Credit Required. License Licensed content Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.