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The Edinburgh Gallus Genome and Embryonic Development (EGGED) Workshop in 2022

Posted by , on 21 October 2021

Register your interest by October 31st 2021 for the Edinburgh Gallus Genome and Embryonic Development (EGGED) Workshop in 2022. EGGED 2022 will run on the 12-15th of July 2022 at …
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Genetics Unzipped podcast: Rarities and oddities – the strangest genetics stories of 2021

Posted by , on 21 October 2021

We look back on some of the most mind-blowing stories from the world of genetics in 2021, from Borgs to duck-billed platypuses.

DrosTuga2021 Meeting registration open!

Posted by , on 20 October 2021

#DrosTuga2021. The annual Portuguese Drosophila Meeting will be held online 29-30 November. Submit your abstract before October 30th. FREE attendance.

Development presents… October webinar videos

Posted by , on 18 October 2021

On Wednesday 13 October, Development hosted three talks from authors of selected papers from our Special Issue: Imaging Development, Stem Cells and Regeneration Below you’ll find each of the talks, …

When one Workshop closes, a Webinar opens…

Posted by , on 15 October 2021

Workshop vs. Webinar In April 2020, I should have attended The Company of Biologists Workshop “The Cytoskeletal Road to Neuronal Function”. If only there was not the beginning of the …

SciArt profile: Giacomo Moggioli

Posted by , on 15 October 2021

Our twelfth SciArt profile of the series features Giacomo Moggioli, a PhD student at Queen Mary University of London studying genomics of deep sea worms

Developing news

Posted by , on 12 October 2021

Welcome to our light-hearted look at the goings on in the world of developmental biology in the last two weeks (or so).

Roles of amino-acid transporters in the developing brain

Posted by , on 11 October 2021

After a year of lockdowns and virtual classes at Bangor University, the opportunity to do a real lab project this summer at the Francis Crick Institute was definitely not one …

Testing constructs for CRISPR/Cas9 genetic modulation

Posted by , on 11 October 2021

This summer, I was given the opportunity to conduct research at the Francis Crick Institute in the Znamenskiy lab. The aim of the Znamenskiy lab is to understand the relationship …

September in Preprints

Posted by , on 7 October 2021

Welcome to our monthly saunter through preprints on developmental and stem cell biology (and related fields).

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Development presents…

Daisy Vinter presents ‘Dynamics of hunchback translation in real time and at single mRNA resolution in the Drosophila embryo’

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10 November 2021 – 15:00 GMT Chaired by James Wells

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Updated on 20 October 2021