Cell & Developmental Biology

The Department of Cell & Developmental Biology at the University of Michigan Medical School educates and trains undergraduate, graduate, professional, and postgraduate students in the areas of cell biology, embryology, neurobiology, organogenesis, and developmental biology. The history of the department is a fascinating one.


July 17, 2024

Congratulations to Craig Johnson and Lois Weisman!

Congratulations to our Endowment for Basic Sciences (EBS) winners Craig Johnson, CDB Bioinformatician/Computational Biologist, and Lois Weisman, Sarah Winans Newman Collegiate Professor in the Life Sciences and CDB Professor.

During the EBS awards ceremony on July 16, 2024, Craig received the EBS Staff Research Award, and Lois won the

July 16, 2024

New Publication from the Hoang Lab!

"Robust reprogramming of glia into neurons by inhibition of Notch signaling and nuclear factor I (NFI) factors in adult mammalian retina," has been published in Science Advances.