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Department of Biological Sciences

Biological Sciences 186 
University of Calgary
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Developmental Biology

Dr. J. Cobb - Mammalian developmental biology. Role of homeodomain transcription factors in patterning the mouse embryo with an emphasis on limb development and the control of gene expression. Dr. Matt Vijayan - Stress Physiology; Maternal stress effects on developmental programming; Environmental physiology and toxicology; Comparative endocrinology; endocrine disruption.
Dr. Dave Hansen - Genetic analysis of stem cell self renewal; Negative regulation of Notch signaling. Dr. Peter VIze - Developmental and Marine Biology. Organogenesis of the vertebrate kidney, coral reef ecology.
Dr. Carrie Shemanko - Mammary gland development and breast cancer; prolactin Jak-Stat signaling; mammary epithelial stem cell biology. Dr. Wic Wildering - Cellular and molecular foundation of neuronal aging and age-associated learning and memory impairment. Cell adhesion mechanisms and their role in the regulation of inflammation, nervous system function and repair.