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Edited By: Sally A. Moody

Online ISSN: 1526-968X

Just Published Articles

  1. Characterization of new bone morphogenetic protein (Bmp)-2 regulatory alleles

    Tapan A. Shah, Youhua Zhu, Nadia N. Shaikh, Marie A. Harris, Stephen E. Harris and Melissa B. Rogers

    Version of Record online: 22 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/dvg.23035

  2. IL-1β Inhibits Osteogenesis of Human Bone Marrow-Derived Mesenchymal Stem Cells by Activating FoxD3/microRNA-496 to Repress Wnt Signaling

    Jian Huang and Liang Chen

    Accepted manuscript online: 16 MAY 2017 05:00AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/dvg.23040

  3. Genesis special issue: New models for arthropod research

    Helena Araujo

    Version of Record online: 9 MAY 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/dvg.23037

  4. Generation and Characterization of a Conditional Allele of Interferon regulatory factor 6

    Arianna L. Smith, Youssef A. Kousa, Akira Kinoshita, Kate Fodor, Baoli Yang and Brian C. Schutte

    Accepted manuscript online: 8 MAY 2017 04:54AM EST | DOI: 10.1002/dvg.23038

  5. Ploidy has little effect on timing early embryonic events in the haplo-diploid wasp Nasonia

    Deanna Arsala and Jeremy A. Lynch

    Version of Record online: 22 APR 2017 | DOI: 10.1002/dvg.23029


Virtual Issues

Virtual Issue: Mouse Genetics and Development


This compilation of research articles and technology reports illustrates numerous recent advances in mouse developmental genetic tools that will be of great benefit to the research community. The Mouse Genetics and Development virtual issue articles are freely available online and will be updated periodically.

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genesis Award Winners

Congratulations to the 2017 SDB genesis award winners!

Congratulations to the recipients of the genesis best student and postdoc talk awards at the 2017 West Coast regional meeting of the Society for Developmental Bioiogy.

Raul Ramos

Raul Ramos (Plikus Lab - University of California, Irvine): "A cellular and developmental characterization of auricular cartilage."

Evgeny Kvon

Evgeny Kvon (Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory): "Molecular basis of limb loss in snakes."

Congratulations to the 2016 SDB genesis award winners!

Congratulations to the recipients of the genesis best student poster awards at the 2016 meeting of the Society for Developmental Bioiogy.

Jaqui Tabler

Jaqui Tabler (University of Texas at Austin): "Cilia mediated Hedgehog signalling controls form and function of the mammalian larynx".

Neil M. Neumann

Neil M. Neumann (Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine): "Epithelial cells dynamically localize molecular activities and generate time-varying interfacial tension gradients that drive radial intercalation".

Congratulations to the 2016 SCGDB genesis award winners!

Congratulations to the recipients of the genesis best student poster awards at the 2016 meeting of the Society for Craniofacial Genetics and Developmental Bioiogy. They each received a complimentary one-year subscription to genesis.

Deepti Anand

Deepti Anand (University of Delaware; Lachke lab): "Integration of embryonic facial tissue-enriched expression and evidence-based gene regulatory networks in SysFACE database to facilitate gene discovery in craniofacial development".

Karla Terrazas

Karla Terrazas (Stowers Institute for Medical Research; Trainor lab): "Uncovering the tissue-specific roles of Tcof1, Polr1c and Polr1d during ribosome biogenesis, embryonic development and the pathogenesis of Treacher Collins syndrome".

Congratulations to the 2016 Southeast Regional SDB genesis award winners!

Congratulations to Danielle de Jong, from the University of Florida, for her presentation, "Characterization of stem cells during growth and regeneration in Capitella teleta."
Congratulations to Lawrence Hicks, from Augusta University, for his presentation, "Exploring the functions of the sorting nexin 9 family using Drosophila."

Congratulations to the 2016 Mid-Atlantic Regional SDB genesis award winners!

Congratulations to Daniel Kim, from the Johns Hopkins University, for his presentation, "Spatiotemporal control of cellular migration determines epithelial ductal bifurcation."
Congratulations to Victoria Leigh Hardy, from East Carolina University, for her presentation, "Investigating the role of CRL5, a ubiquitin ligase, in ovarian follicle development."

Special Issues

Special Issue:
Xenopus: Advances and Emerging Technologies


Model animals are crucial to biomedical research. Among the commonly used model animals, the amphibian Xenopus has had tremendous impact because of its unique experimental advantages, cost effectiveness, and close evolutionary relationship with mammals as a tetrapod.

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