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Post-doc position at the NIH: New mechanisms of WNT/R-spondin signaling in development and stem cells

Posted by , on 30 April 2019

Position Description: We seek highly motivated post-doctoral Fellows interested in cell signaling at the intersection of development, stem cells and cancer. Candidates will join the group of Dr. Andres Lebensohn, an ...

Forces maintain order between cells

Posted by , on 30 April 2019

Written by Antoine Fruleux and Arezki Boudaoud As Lewis Wolpert put it (Wolpert, PLoS Biology 2010), if you extend your two arms, you will likely find that they match in ...

PhD position: Evolutionary origin of synaptic proteins at the Sars Centre in Bergen, Norway

Posted by , on 30 April 2019

PhD position There is a vacancy for a 4-year PhD student position at the Sars International Centre for Marine Molecular Biology in the research group of Dr. Pawel Burkhardt ( ...

Postdoctoral Position in Shark EvoDevo, Stem Cell Biology and Tooth Regeneration

Posted by , on 29 April 2019

A postdoctoral position is available in the Laboratory of Gareth Fraser ( at the Department of Biology, University of Florida. Our lab is focused on a range of research projects ...

Postdoctoral Fellow in Neurodevelopment

Posted by , on 29 April 2019

Applications are invited from highly motivated individuals who are interested in fundamental mechanisms of neurodevelopment and neurogenetic disorders. The focus of the project is to understand neural developmental and neurological phenotypes ...

Meeting report: “Chromatin-based regulation of development”, an excellent Workshop by the Company of Biologists

Posted by , on 26 April 2019

How can a genome’s cis-regulatory potential drive robust gene expression throughout embryonic development? Do topologically associating domains (TADs) truly contribute to gene expression by spatially constraining the regulatory actions of cis-sequences? ...

Image competition: a new developmental biology calendar

Posted by , on 25 April 2019

Have you got a beautiful image of a developing organism you’d like to share with the world? Or a striking computer generated visualisation, or even something you’ve drawn or painted ...

Functional interrogation of the C-terminal domain of RNA polymerase II in fruit flies

Posted by , on 24 April 2019

Feiyue Lu and David Gilmour tell the story behind their recent paper in Molecular Cell RNA polymerase II (Pol II) is the enzyme responsible for transcribing most genes in eukaryotes. The ...

A Madrid-Washington synergy for mouse embryo live-imaging

Posted by , on 23 April 2019

One of the things I learned during my stay in another lab is that you can’t succeed completely by yourself. You can try, sure, but a relevant unanswered question in ...

Post-doctoral Fellow in Pluripotent Stem Cells and Joint Tissue Development

Posted by , on 23 April 2019

The Craft lab at Boston Children’s Hospital and Harvard Medical School is looking for an outstanding, highly motivated postdoctoral fellow to join our developmental biology and pluripotent stem cell-based team. ...

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