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The Latinkic Laboratory

Research Interests

Heart Development

Research Area

My group studies the molecular and cellular mechanisms of early heart development in vertebrates. Our focus is on the first step in heart development, cardiac specification by inductive signals from the anterior endoderm in embryos of two frog species, Xenopus leavis and Xenopus tropicalis.

Current Members

Latinkic, Branko (Principal Investigator/Director) Contact


Institution: Cardiff University

Cardiff School of Biosciences
Museum Avenue
Cardiff, Wales
CF10 3AX, United Kingdom

Web Page: http://www .htmll

Personal Phone: +44 (0)29 208 75784 ext. 75784

General/Lab Phone: +44 (0)29 208 75784

General/Lab Fax: +44 (0)29 208 74116