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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Upcoming Events

Nov 3

Ivan Moskowitz, MD PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series (Monday)

The University of Chicago Department of Pathology 12:00 pm, Needleman…

Nov 5

Julio Aguirre-Ghiso- Mount Sinai School of Medicine

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

PROFESSOR Medicine, Hematology and Medical Oncology PROFESSOR Otolaryngology ASSOCIATE…

Nov 10

Brigid L.M. Hogan, Ph.D., FRS

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series (Monday)

Duke University Medical Center Professor and Chair, Department of…

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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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