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.


April 18, 2024

Congratulations to Kristen Verhey!

Kristen has been inducted as a 2023 Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) for distinguished contributions to the fields of cell biology and biophysics in understanding microtubules and motors, and development of the tubulin code.

April 15, 2024

Congratulations to Emily Wang!

Emily (Tsai lab) was awarded the prestigious National Science Foundation (NSF) Graduate Research Fellowship Program (GRFP).

March 25, 2024

Congratulations Subhash Arya!

Subhash, (Parent Lab) was selected as the 2024 Thermo Fisher Trainee Achievement Award recipient. Established in 1997, these awards recognize promising trainees in immunology.

March 21, 2024

New Publication from the Yadlapalli Lab!

"One-step CRISPR-based Strategy for Endogenous Gene Tagging in Drosophila melanogaster," has been published in the Journal of Visualized Experiments.