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Developmental Biology


Cell fate, stem-cell behaviors, and cell polarity in plant epidermal lineages
Cell patterning and cytoskeleton organization during development

Christopher Lowe

Phone: (831) 655-6226
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Evolution and development, specifically the evolution of the deuterostomes

Liqun Luo

Phone: (650) 723-6645
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Genetic analysis of neural circuit organization and assembly in flies and mice

Susan K. McConnell

Phone: (650) 725-8786
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Determination of neuronal cell fates and connectivity

Carla Shatz

Phone: (650) 723-0534
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How experience tunes up brain circuits during critical periods of development

Tim Stearns

Phone: (650) 725-6934
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Cell organization and signaling and deciphering human genetic variation

Virginia Walbot

Phone: (650) 723-2007
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Mechanisms of cell fate specification

Courtesy Faculty

Kathryn Barton

Phone: (650) 325-1521

Genetic and environmental control of leaf and meristem development