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All Seminars are held in the Gavin De Beer Lecture Theatre, Anatomy Building, Thursday 1-2pm

23 April: Florent Peglion (Nate Goehring lab)/Matia Gerli (Tedesco lab)

Friday 24 April 11:30am: Don Newgreen (Murdoch Children Research Institute, Australia)
Title: Mathematical insights into early development of the enteric nervous system.
Venue: Room 249 Medical Building

Host: Roberto Mayor

Friday 24 April: Dr Sanjay Sinha, Anne McLaren Laboratory for Regenerative Medicine, University of Cambridge
Title: The importance of embryonic lineage in vascular smooth muscle cell development and disease
Host: Francesco Saverio Tedesco

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Fossil Specimen is the "oldest pregnant lizard we have seen" says Prof Susan Evans

21 July 2011

CDB's Prof Susan Evans has co-authored a paper, published in Naturwissenschaften, detailing the oldest surviving fossil record of a pregnant lizard.

lizard fossil

"I didn't think much of the fossil when I first saw it," said Prof  Evans.

But when her colleague, Yuan Wang, from the Chinese Academy of Sciences, examined the fossil he spotted the tiny remains of at least 15 almost fully developed embryos inside it.

"Sure enough, when I examined it under the microscope, I could see all these little babies," Prof Evans recalled.

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