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Making of the nerve cord: The story of telling neural progenitors when and where not to divide

Posted by , on 5 May 2017

Comment on “Anterior-Posterior Gradient in Neural Stem and Daughter Cell Proliferation Governed by Spatial and Temporal Hox Control”, Current Biology 27, 1161-1172 (2017). Ignacio Monedero, Behzad Yaghmaeian, Stefan Thor. Department ...

Postdoc position in the Frickel lab at Crick London

Posted by , on 5 May 2017

We are looking for a motivated, ambitious and collegial person interested in joining us as a postdoc to pursue projects centered around host-pathogen interaction in human stem cell derived macrophages. ...

Lifecourse Biology Symposium (Sheffield, 13th-15th Sep 2017): From development to disease and the clinic

Posted by , on 5 May 2017

Please consider visiting us in Sheffield for this exciting symposium this September (register at The symposium is being organised by Marysia Placzek, Stephen Renshaw and David Strutt on behalf ...

Postdoctoral Position-Biomechanics of Vascular Development-University of Pittsburgh

Posted by , on 4 May 2017

An NIH R01-funded postdoctoral position is available immediately in the laboratory of Dr. Beth Roman in the Department of Human Genetics at the University of Pittsburgh. This position provides an ...

An interview with John Gurdon

Posted by , on 4 May 2017

On a bright, cold morning at the beginning of March, I went back to the institute I once worked in to interview the man after whom the place was named. ...

New DMM Collection focused on Neurodegenerative Diseases

Posted by , on 3 May 2017

A growing aging population means that age-dependent neurodegenerative disorders such as Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’s disease, Huntington’s disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis are affecting increasing numbers of people, making research into ...

In Development this week (Vol. 144, Issue 9)

Posted by , on 2 May 2017

Here are the highlights from the current issue of Development:   SEGGA: new software for analysing cell shape and dynamics Changes in epithelial cell shape and organisation are essential for ...

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