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The LMCB goes on retreat

Posted by , on 31 May 2022

The first LMCB retreat in 10 years provided a much-needed rejuvenation of scientific connections and discussions after two years of Covid restrictions.  Hinxton Hall, on the Wellcome Genome Campus near ...

Development presents... survey

Posted by , on 30 May 2022

We are currently asking for feedback on our Development presents... webinar series and invite you to complete a short survey.

CTR Placental Biology Course 11-15 July 2022

Posted by , on 30 May 2022

The Centre for Trophoblast Research will again run its popular course in placental biology, online, from Monday 11th to Friday 15th July 2022. This online course is aimed at students, ...

Meeting report: Fossils, Phylogenies, Genomes, Embryos & the Evolution of the Deuterostomes

Posted by , on 30 May 2022

The Fossils, Phylogenies, Genomes, Embryos & the Evolution of the Deuterostomes symposium took place at the Natural History Museum in London to honour the work and contributions of the late ...

An open letter to Claudio Stern

Posted by , on 25 May 2022

Dear Claudio, I read your article just now, it is so perceptive of where things have gone in ‘Embryology’. The problem with us oldies is that we compare approaches, but ...

Postdoc position in lymphatics regulation of organ growth and repair

Posted by , on 25 May 2022

Postdoc position immediately available in Guillermo Oliver’s lab at Northwestern University in Chicago to join our team to further characterise the novel functional roles of the lymphatic vasculature in organ ...

Developing news

Posted by , on 24 May 2022

In the past week, #devbio twitter has been discussing an opinion article from Claudio Stern, published in Developmental Biology. In the article, Claudio discusses progress in developmental biology from a ...

Basement membrane mechanical properties

Posted by , on 20 May 2022

Extrinsic forces have an underestimated impact on shaping tissues and organs. Extracellular matrixes surround tissues and provide the cells with mechanical stimuli to drive morphogenetic processes.  A specialized extracellular matrix ...

Genetics Unzipped: Squid Game

Posted by , on 19 May 2022

In the latest episode of the Genetics Unzipped podcast, Dr Sally Le Page takes a deep dive into the world of squid.

Sainsbury Laboratory Symposium 2022

Posted by , on 18 May 2022

Sainsbury Laboratory Symposium 2022 Regulatory Dynamics in Development and Evolution 21-23 September 2022 | Cambridge, UK and Online Symposium format The 4th biennial Sainsbury Laboratory Symposium (#SLS22) will take place at the ...

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