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About: Pablo Astudillo

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Don’t forget about the big picture

Posted by on April 20th, 2011

Live organisms are complex systems. Understanding the complexity underlying the development and growth of organisms seems a daunting task, but developmental biology is an essential field of study to accomplish, at least a little, this task. Previously to begin my Ph.D. research project in a developmental biology laboratory, I was as an undergrad with an[…]

Postdoctoral position in Regenerative Biology in Xenopus

Posted by on March 1st, 2011

A postdoctoral position is available in the Laboratory of Dr. Juan Larraín, at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile, Santiago, Chile. The project involves the study of regenerative biology in Xenopus, and is developed under the Millenium Nucleus in Regeneratibe Biology (MINREB) and the Center for Aging and Regeneration (CARE). The Faculty is located at[…]

Ernst Haeckel and the recapitulation of an “early” biological debate

Posted by on December 8th, 2010

Scientists don’t spend free time to think about the changes that made possible the birth of a new way to make research. For example, how we moved from a world driven by religious and philosophical beliefs to a world demanding explanations and mechanisms? Ernst Haeckel was one of the scientists who made that change possible[…]

V International Meeting of the LASDB

Posted by on November 20th, 2010

Being at the end of the planet Earth and organizing an international meeting is not easy. Even harder is to prepare and hold a course intended for an international audience. But the organizing committee of the Fifth International Meeting of the Latin American Society for Developmental Biology, together with the Society for Developmental Biology, managed[…]