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Dr Yoshiyuki Yamamoto

Dr Yoshiyuki Yamamoto

Address

Anatomy Building, UCL
Gower Street
London
WC1E 6BT

Appointments

  • Senior Lecturer
    Cell & Developmental Biology
    Div of Biosciences

Joined UCL

2004-01-01

My research goal is to understand the molecular mechanisms underlying the generation of morphological novelties during evolution. I am currently using the Mexican characin Astyanax Mexicanus as a model system for studying micro- and macroevolution and development.
Award year Qualification Institution
1996 DSC
Doctor of Science
Environmental Biology
Kumamoto University
1992 MSc
Master of Science
Biology
Ehime University
1990 BSc
Bachelor of Science
Biology
Ehime University
04-0 CLTHE_1
Certificate in Learning and Teaching in HE Part 1
Academic studies in Higher Education
University College London

Keywords

Development|*|Evolution|*|Evolutionary neuroscience - especially the visual system|*|Not clinically oriented research