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Roach Lab

Life history evolution and ecology

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Condron Lab

Neuronal function and behavior in flies

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Danna Lab

The interaction between plants and microbes

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Mountains and Ocean

Taylor Lab

Population genetics and molecular evolution

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DeSimone Lab

Cell adhesion and mechanotransduction in vertebrate morphogenesis

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Fish

Kawasaki Lab

Behavior and neurobiology of electric fishes

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Siegrist Lab

Regulation of neural stem cell proliferation

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Cox Lab

Sexual conflict, life-history evolution, physiological and behavioral ecology

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Mellon Lab

Electrophysiology of startle responses in crustaceans

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Provencio Lab

Non-visual effects of light on physiology and behavior

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Flowers

Antonovics Lab

Evolution of infectious disease

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Bergland

Bergland Lab

Ecological and evolutionary genetics

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Deppmann Lab

Mechanisms of neural development and disease

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Frog

Grainger Lab

Genetics of embryonic eye development

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Hirsh Lab

Neurotransmitters and behavior in the fruit fly, Drosophila melanogaster

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Halme Lab

Tissue regeneration and developmental homeostasis

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Schafer Lab

Biology of the dynamic actin filament cytoskeleton

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Güler Lab

Signal processing by the central nervous system

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Güler Malaria Lab

Mechanisms of genetic and metabolic adaptation in the malaria parasite, Plasmodium falciparum

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Adler Lab

Genetics of planar cell polarity and genetics of cuticle formation

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Flower

Galloway Lab

Ecological and evolutionary genetics of plants

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Wu Lab

Microbial evolution, ecology and genomics

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Cang Lab

Mouse Visual System

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Campbell Lab

The neurobiology of appetite, digestion, and metabolism

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Thisse (Bernard) Lab

Molecular Mechanisms of Early Vertebrate Development and Morphogenesis

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Kozminski Lab

Mechanisms regulating polarized cell growth

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Parichy Lab

Developmental genetics, evolution and regeneration of adult morphology in vertebrates

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Thisse (Christine) Lab

Molecular Mechanisms of Early Vertebrate Development and Morphogenesis. Application to Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine

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Kucenas Lab

The role of glial-glial interactions during nervous system devleopment, disease and regeneration

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Brodie Lab

Evolutionary genetics and behavioral ecology

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Liu Lab

Retinal Development and Disease

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O'Rourke Lab

Genetics of obesity, diabetes, and aging

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Bloom Lab

Mechanisms of Alzheimer’s disease

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Upcoming Events

Today

  1. Friday Seminar Series: Christopher Deppmann, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Virginia Biology Dept. Mechanisms of Neuronal Competition During Nervous System Assembly, Disassembly, and Function. GIL 190, 1:00-2:00pm, refreshments at 12:45 for seminar guests.
    • Calendar: UVA Biology Department Full
    • Start time: 01:00pm

Friday, September 28th

  1. Friday Seminar Series: Sarah Kucenas, Ph.D., Associate Professor, University of Virginia Biology Dept. "Unwrapping Glial Diversity in the Vertebrate Nervous System". GIL 190, 1:00-2:00pm, refreshments at 12:45 for seminar guests.
    • Calendar: UVA Biology Department Full
    • Start time: 01:00pm

Friday, October 5th

  1. Friday Seminar Series: Adam Antebi, Ph.D., Professor, Max Plank Institute for Biology of Ageing. "Convergent mechanisms of longevity". GIL 190, 1:00-2:00pm, refreshments at 12:45 for seminar guests. Host: Eyleen O'Rourke.
    • Calendar: UVA Biology Department Full
    • Start time: 01:00pm
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The Biology Department welcomes new faculty member, Dr. Jianhua 'JC' Cang.