May 17, 2018 2:15 PM to 3:15 PM
Clark Center Seminar Room S360
James H. Clark Center 318 Campus Drive West, Stanford, CA 94305
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Frontiers in Quantitative Biology Seminar


The Zallen lab is using molecular, genetic, and cell biological approaches to understand the machinery that directs morphogenetic events. Their analysis is motivated by three central questions: How do cells establish asymmetry? How does this asymmetry mobilize the cytoskeleton to promote cell movement? And what is the spatial information that coordinates these movements across a multicellular population? An understanding of the cell rearrangements that occur during normal embryonic development will uncover general principles that build tissues and organs and can provide insight into how deranged versions of these processes contribute to human disease.

May 17th, 2018 at 2:15 PM in Clark Center Seminar Room S360

Frontiers in Quantitative Biology 2017/2018 Seminar Series

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