Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine
Department of Developmental Biology
  • A Drosophila larva stained for nerves, muscles, and synapses

  • Neurons generated by converting the cell fate of human skin fibroblasts.

  • GFAP expressing astrocytes differentiated from neural stem cells

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Department of Developmental Biology
Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis
660 S. Euclid Avenue
Campus Box 8103
St. Louis, MO 63110
Phone:  314-362-7054
Fax: 314-362-7051

Upcoming Events

May 4

Vitaly Klyachko, PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series (Monday)

Assistant Professor of Cell Biology & Physiology Washington University 12:00…

May 7

Andrew Yoo

Developmental / Regenerative / Aging Journal Club

Aging Journal Club 11:00 am, Needleman Library

May 11

S. Lawrence Zipursky, PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series (Monday)

Howard Hughes Medical Institute at UCLA

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Our Faculty

Welcome to the Department of Developmental Biology at Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis! The Developmental Biology Faculty employ a variety of model organisms and cell-based systems to answer key outstanding questions about…

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