Yesterday we held the fifth webinar in our series, this time chaired three members of the preLights team – Sundar Naganathan, Irepan Salvador-Martinez and Grace Lim – in celebration of the site’s third birthday.
Below you’ll find recordings of the talks and live Q&A sessions.
Michèle Romanos (from Bertrand Benazeraf’s lab at the Centre de Biologie Integrative in Toulouse)
‘Cell-to-cell heterogeneity in Sox2 and Brachyury expression ratios guides progenitor destiny by controlling their motility.’
Michèle’s preprint can be found here:
Marc Robinson-Rechavi (University of Lausanne & Swiss Institute of Bioinformatics)
‘The hourglass model of evolutionary conservation during embryogenesis extends to developmental enhancers with signatures of positive selection’
Marc’s preprint, a collaboration with the lab of Eileen Furlong and led by Jialin Liu, can be found here:
Meng Zhu (from Magdalena Zernicka Goetz’s lab at the University of Cambridge)
‘Mechanism of cell polarisation and first lineage segregation in the human embryo’
Meng’s preprint can be found here: