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

Oct 22

Nick Manieri (Thad Stappenbeck Lab)/ D. Tran Lab

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

12:00 pm, Needleman Library

Oct 27

Zhirong Bao, PhD

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series (Monday)

Sloan Kettering Institute 12:00 pm, Needleman Library

Oct 29

Caihong Wang (Mysorekar Lab)/ Steven Funk (Miner Lab)

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

12:00 pm, 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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