UCL Division of Biosciences


Cell and Developmental Biology

We strive to gain mechanistic insight into biological processes across scales from cells to whole organisms.


We are a vibrant research department with a long and illustrious history.


Our interests span across biological scales from cells to whole organisms.

Study and Training

Information for prospective and enrolled students and postdoctoral researchers.

Group Leaders

Meet our world-class academic staff and learn about their research.

Technology Platforms

We house core facilities equipped with state-of-the-art technology.

Become part of CDB

Establish your lab in a forward thinking collegiate research department.

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Postdoc Researchers

Postdocs are a central element of academic life in CDB, find out more here.