Our lab aims to understand the cellular and molecular mechanisms that coordinate segmentation and patterning processes during embryonic development, and understand their contribution to vertebrate evolution and human health. 

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December 21. Former grad student Piyush Joshi's publishes a paper in PLoS ONE that describes in mathematical terms the signal and transcription factor regulatory networks controlling spinal cord development in chick embryos.

June 10.  As members of the global academic and STEM communities, we have an enormous ethical obligation to step up and do the work to eradicate anti-Black racism. #ShutDownAcademia #ShutDownSTEM

May 15.  Check out Dr. Skromne's interview with University of Richmond's President Dr. Ronald Crutcher  here.

May 8.  Lab members Zach Perkins and Jonathan Huang respectively won the Department of Biology Service and Junior Research Awards. Congratulations Zach and Jonathan!