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About: balsina

Biography:
Current: Principal Investigator at Universitat Pompeu Fabra-PRBB. Our laboratory focuses on the study of molecular mechanisms involved in early patterning and neural development in the inner ear , the study of cis-regulatory elements implicated in sensory function and hair cell regeneration. Past: Postdoctoral fellow at Dr Cohen-Cory, UCLA lab working in retinotectal arborization Doctorate at UB with Dr Serras and Dr Corominas on Drosophila imaginal disc cell proliferation.
Website:
http://www.upf.edu/devbiol/projectes/Alsina_lab.html

Posts by balsina:

Abstract Submission for 8th European Zebrafish Meeting is approaching

Posted by on March 12th, 2013

The 8th European Zebrafish Meeting, 9-13 July, Barcelona welcomes proposals from all areas of zebrafish research for consideration for oral and poster presentation. This meeting will gather together researchers from all over the world to discuss the recent discoveries in the zebrafish field. All communications will be presented either as oral or poster presentations. Don´t[…]

PhD position in Inner Ear Development and Regeneration, UPF-PRBB

Posted by on August 17th, 2011

FGF and Retinoic Acid Signaling during development and regeneration The inner ear is a highly complex sensory organ that allows us to communicate with the external world. Sensory information is captured by specialized sensory cells that emerge during development in a precise temporal and spatial order. This PhD project will address the question on how[…]

PhD position in Inner Ear Development at Barcelona

Posted by on June 16th, 2011

The laboratory of Berta Alsina at UPF-Parc de Recerca Biomèdica de Barcelona is seeking a highly motivated student for a PhD in Inner Ear Sensory Development and Regeneration. This PhD project will address the question on how FGF and Retinoic Acid signals regulate the development and regeneration of sensory cells and how extrinsic signals are[…]