University College London | United Kingdom
The primary aim of our research group is to elucidate the mechanism that underlies the development of the neural crest. We would like to know how neural crest cells acquire their identity within the ectoderm and how their migration and differentiation is controlled.
Keywords: Neural crest / morphogenesis / cell migration / biomechanics / collective cell migration
Subject area(s): Cell & Tissue Architecture | Development | Differentiation & Death