Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine
Department of Developmental Biology
  • Scanning electron micrograph of the zebrafish head showing the eye and exposed otoliths in the inner ear.

Research News

  • Dr. Lila Solnica-Krezel’s New Publication

    Intracellular Golgi Complex organization reveals tissue specific polarity during zebrafish embryogenesis. Sepich DS, Solnica-Krezel L. Dev Dyn. 2016 Jun;245(6):678-91.

  • Dr. Alison Snyder-Warwick’s New Publication

    Mandible Fracture Complications and Infection: The Influence of Demographics and Modifiable Factors. Odom EB, Snyder-Warwick AK. Plast Reconstr Surg. 2016 Apr 6.

  • Dr. Doug Covey’s New Publication

    A clickable neurosteroid photolabel reveals selective Golgi compartmentalization with preferential impact on proximal inhibition. Jiang X, Shu HJ, Krishnan K, Qian M, Taylor AA, Covey…

  • Dr. David Ornitz’s New Publication

    FGF signaling in the osteoprogenitor lineage non-autonomously regulates postnatal chondrocyte proliferation and skeletal growth. Karuppaiah K, Yu K, Lim J, Chen J, Smith C, Long…

  • Dr. Aaron DiAntonio’s New Publication

    TMEM184b Promotes Axon Degeneration and Neuromuscular Junction Maintenance. Bhattacharya MR, Geisler S, Pittman SK, Doan RA, Weihl CC, Milbrandt J, DiAntonio A. J Neurosci. 2016…

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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

Sep 12

Deepta Bhattacharya, Ph.D.

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Washington University Assistant Professor, Pathology and Immunology 12:00 pm, Needleman…

Sep 19

Alexander F. Schier, PhD

Special Seminars

Leo Erikson Life Sciences Professor of Molecular and Cellular…

Sep 19

Susan Mango, PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Harvard University Professor of Molecular and Cellular Biology 12:00 pm,…

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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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