Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine
Department of Developmental Biology
  • A Drosophila larvae 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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Upcoming Events

Apr 16

Breanne Harty (Monk Lab) & Angela Castro (Ornitz Lab)

Development and Regenerative Biology / Cell-Cell Interactions in Cancer Research Forum (Wednesday)

12:00 pm, Needleman Library, 3907, South Building

Apr 17

Daniel Abernathy (Yoo Lab)

Developmental / Regenerative / Aging Journal Club

11:00 am, Needleman Library

Apr 18

Ms. Liana Stein, Thesis Examination

Department Events

Ms. Liana Stein Program in Molecular Cell Biology Laboratory…

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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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