Parchem Lab
 
 

 

Research

 
 
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Neurodevelopment

One main focus of the lab is to elucidate mechanisms of early neurodevelopment, including the formation of the neuroepithelium and the rise of a unique population of cells known as neural crest.

© 2009 Terese Winslow

© 2009 Terese Winslow

Cancer stem cells

Another focus of the lab is how miR-302 may regulate the formation and maintainence of cancer stem cell populations

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Maternal-fetal Interactions

We are also interested in looking at how early interactions between maternal tissue and fetal tissue can influence the development of the embryo.