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About: Juan R. Martinez-Morales


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Postdoctoral position in comparative tissue morphogenesis @ Martinez-Morales lab.

Posted by on December 17th, 2019

Postdoctoral position. Centro Andaluz de Biología del Desarrollo (CABD), Seville. Juan R. Martinez-Morales Lab ( is recruiting competitive postdoctoral researchers to participate in an interdisciplinary project on comparative tissue morphogenesis Research project/ Research Group description: The main focus of our laboratory is to study cellular and molecular mechanisms involved in the morphogenesis of the vertebrate[…]

PhD position in computational morphogenesis

Posted by on October 15th, 2018

We invite students to apply for a PhD position in computational morphogenesis at the Gene Expression and Morphogenesis Unit ( at the Andalusian Centre for Developmental Biology (, in the charming city of Seville, southern Spain. The candidate will be co-supervised by Dr. Luciano Marcon and Dr. Juan R. Martinez-Moraes and will work in the[…]

Medaka fish sheds light on the evolutionary origin of vertebrate pair appendages

Posted by on April 23rd, 2018

Link to the paper:   The evolutionary history of vertebrate appendages Have you ever wondered how our hands and feet evolved? This question, which commonly evokes fish crawling from sea to land, has long been a subject of interest, both for palaeontologists and developmental biologists. Appendages are an important part of the tool kit[…]

Postdoctoral candidates in cell and developmental biology at the gene regulation and morphogenesis department

Posted by on October 29th, 2015

In the frame of the 2016 “Juan de la Cierva” Call, a postdoctoral research post is available in Juan R. Martinez-Morales laboratory. ( CABD (UPO/CSIC). National Research Council. Seville. Spain. The research project focuses on the morphogenesis of the optic cup as an epithelial model to identify key effector genes that determine cell and tissue[…]