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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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

Oct 12

David W. Piston, Ph.D.

Department of Developmental Biology Seminar Series

Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Professor and Head, Cell Biology and…

Oct 14

Savita Sankar (Kroll Lab)/ Bhavna Murali (Stewart Lab)

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

12:00 pm, Needleman Library

Oct 15

Amy Herbert

Developmental / Regenerative / Aging Journal Club

Dr. Kelly Monk's Lab 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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