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. 


Corey Cunningham
March 19, 2019

Congratulations to Corey Cunningham!

Corey (Tsai Lab) successfully defended his thesis "Cells Deploy a Two-Pronged Quality Control Strategy to Degrade Misfolded Proinsulin Mutants" on March 18, 2019.

Peter Hitchcock
March 13, 2019

Congratulations to Peter Hitchcock!

Peter was recently awarded a Fulbright Scholar Award to study mammalian models of photoreceptor regeneration at the Centre for Genomic Regulation, Barcelona, Spain. Peter will begin his research in early 2020.