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Featured Resource: Echinobase

Posted by , on 6 December 2022

Doing great science depends on teamwork, whether this is within the lab or in collaboration with other labs. However, sometimes the resources that support our work can be overlooked. Our ...

Eating time with Ewan St. John Smith

Posted by , on 2 December 2022

We loved Ewan St. John Smith’s tweet about the Chronophage clock that can be found in our home city, Cambridge. With Ewan’s permission, we have reproduced most of the thread ...

scRNAseq of the cortical hem and choroid plexus

Posted by , on 2 December 2022

We developed a Shiny App to explore our latest scRNAseq dataset of the E12.5 mouse hem and choroid plexus. You can access it here. It comes as a complement to ...

The future of model organism research

Posted by , on 1 December 2022

The September issue of our journal Disease Models & Mechanisms (DMM) has a focus on how researchers can best leverage model organisms to improve our understanding of human health and ...

Genetics Unzipped podcast: Bats, boats and buried bodies: the hidden power of environmental DNA

Posted by , on 1 December 2022

In this episode we’re testing the air for tigers and digging up dead bodies as we explore the exciting new field of environmental DNA. Dr Sally Le Page chats ...

Developmental metabolism and the origins of health and disease Workshop

Posted by , on 29 November 2022

By Zoe Mann, Ahmed Mahmoud, Ana Rita Diogo Robelo and Neha Agrawal ...

Developing news

Posted by , on 29 November 2022

In the past couple of weeks, #ScienceTwitter was full of tweets starting with ‘If Twitter ends today, can we all agree that…’, professing their love for a particular model organism, ...

BSDB Gurdon Summer Studentship Report - Delia Capatina

Posted by , on 28 November 2022

Investigating the rules of cell-to-cell interaction during pre-somitic mesoderm elongation I discovered the field of developmental biology through independent reading during the first year of my undergraduate biomedical sciences program. ...

October in preprints

Posted by , on 25 November 2022

Welcome to our monthly trawl for developmental and stem cell biology (and related) preprints.

Development presents... An upcoming Development Special Issue: Metabolic and Nutritional Control of Development and Regeneration

Posted by , on 23 November 2022

Our next Development presents... webinar is on 7 December, chaired by Irene Miguel-Aliaga on the topic of metabolism.

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