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

Aug 29

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Department Events

3:30 pm, McDonnell Science Courtyard

Sep 8

John Wallingford, PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series (Monday)

Howard Hughes Medical Institute & Dept. of Molecular Biosciences …

Sep 15

Paul Brehm, PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series (Monday)

Oregon Health and Science University Senior Scientist   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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