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Washington University in St. Louis - School of Medicine
Department of Developmental Biology
  • Life histories of five individual C. elegans, from growth and development to senescence and aging.

  • Zebrafish embryo at 2 days of development that is transgenic for sox2-2a-sfGFP knock-in generated by homologous recombination

  • Defective microtubule cytoskeleton in zebrafish dachsous1b mutant gastrulae compared to wild type

  • Scanning electron micrograph of the zebrafish head showing the eye and exposed otoliths in the inner ear.

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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 1

Paul H. Taghert, Ph.D.

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Professor Neuroscience Washington University in Saint Louis 12:00 pm, Holden…

May 3

Rich Li (Rentschler Lab)/ Jeanne Quinn (Fuh Lab)

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

12:00 pm, Needleman Library

May 4

Adam Clemens

RAD Journal Club

11:00 am, Needleman Library

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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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