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Poorly coiled frog guts help scientists unravel prevalent human birth anomaly

Posted by , on 22 February 2024

Scientists from North Carolina State University have used a herbicide to discover that disrupting metabolism could derail a series of cellular events required for proper elongation and rotation of the …
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Featured Resource: Daniocell

Posted by , on 20 February 2024

Daniocell is an exploratory tool that allows users to navigate pre-computed, time-resolved gene expression information for each cell type during zebrafish development.

Development presents… March webinar on RNAs in development

Posted by , on 19 February 2024

Hear from two researchers, Eric Cornes and Maya Spichal, studying the role of RNA biology in development.

SciArt profile: Leonora Martínez Nuñez

Posted by , on 15 February 2024

Find out about Leonora Martínez Nuñez, scientific visualization specialist with a background in microbiology and fungal cell biology.

Meet the Node correspondents — James Zwierzynski

Posted by , on 14 February 2024

An interview with the 2024 Node correspondent James Zwierzynski.

Papa, how do shells twist?

Posted by , on 12 February 2024

Find out about developmental biologist Luisma Escudero’s illustrated book “Papá ¿cómo se enroscan las caracolas?”, where Luisma and his three children go on a walk to discover the scutoid shape …

Setting, meeting and adjusting my expectations

Posted by , on 12 February 2024

It’s now been 4 months since I started as a Junior Group Leader at the ZMBP in Tübingen, Germany. And I love it. But while I quickly found the literal …

First step towards recovery – admitting you have a problem. Seminar on “Power Abuse in Academia”

Posted by , on 9 February 2024

To continue our efforts in tackling difficult aspects of the academic work environment, we organized another seminar at the Center for Molecular and Cellular Bioengineering (TU Dresden) to discuss the …

Building and Rebuilding Complex Tissues Conference – 18 July 2024, Robinson College, Cambridge

Posted by , on 7 February 2024

Dear all,  We are delighted to be partnering with the British Society for Developmental Biology and the International Society for Regenerative Biology to deliver a one-day international meeting tackling the …

Catch up on Development presents… January webinar on signalling and early development

Posted by , on 7 February 2024

Catch up on the talks on signalling and early embryogenesis from Jonathan Wells and Yuki Shindo.

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Updated on 1 February 2024