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About: Tanvi

Biography:
I'm a PhD student in the Ettensohn Lab at Carnegie Mellon University. My research interests are in the field of developmental genetics. I'm working on creating and studying gene regulatory networks during early development of the sea urchin embryo.
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A Day in the Life of a Sea Urchin Lab

Posted by on February 17th, 2014

Hi! I’m Tanvi, a third year PhD student in the Ettensohn Lab at Carnegie Mellon University in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA. The big question our lab is concerned with is how the genome encodes morphogenesis. We use transcriptional gene regulatory networks as a tool to study how transcription factors and signaling pathways regulate the expression of[…]