Dr Branko V. Latinkic - PhD
Telephone:+44 (0)29 208 75784
Fax:+44 (0)29 208 74116
Location:Cardiff School of Biosciences, The Sir Martin Evans Building, Museum Avenue, Cardiff, CF10 3AX
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.