Areas of study

Patrice Côté

Developmental neurobiology, muscular dystrophy, synapse formation, retina, muscle, sodium channel, dystrophin, dystroglycan. View full bio

Roger Croll

Comparative neurobiology, ctenophore, nervous system, immunohistochemistry, anatomy and morphometrics, behaviour, in vitro physiological preparations and advanced imaging techniques. View full bio

Tamara Franz-Odendaal

Understanding animal diversity; specifically the development and evolution of the craniofacial skeleton. My research combines the study of fossils (paleontology) with the study of body shape (morphology) and development in living organisms, called Evolutionary Developmental Biology. View full bio

Arunika Gunawardena

Programmed cell death, apoptosis, lace plant, Aponogeton madagascariensis, plant development, cell biology, perforation formation, caspases, ethylene, developmental PCD. View full bio

Brian Hall

Development and evolution of skeletal tissues, developmental biology, neural crest cell development and evolution , Hymenochirus (dwarf African frog) development, evolutionary developmental biology, palaeontology and development. View full bio

Mark Johnston

Evolution, ecology and genetics of plants, mutation rate, polyploidy, natural selection, mating systems, self-fertilization, flower development, molecular evolution. View full bio
Ian Meinertzhagen Circuits of identified neurons in siple nervous systmes in Drosophila and Ciona intestinalis, their origins in ontogency and evolution, their functionand plasticity in adults. View full bio

Sophia Stone

Plant developmental biology, molecular and cell biology, Arabidopsis thaliana, protein ubiquitination, regulated proteolysis, kinase signaling. View full bio

Jonathan Wright

Mechanisms and evolution of gene regulation, gene structure and function, zebrafish, development, fatty acid and retinoid binding proteins. View full bio