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Wei Lab

Research Interests

Metalloproteinases; neural crest

Research Area

Extracellular metalloproteinases in early vertebrate development; neural crest biology and craniofacial morphogenesis

Current Members



Institution: West Virginia University

4111 Life Sciences Bldg
Dept of Biology
West Virginia University
P. O. Box 6057
53 Campus Dr
Morgantown, WV
26506, USA

Web Page:

Personal Phone: 304-293-5201 ext. 31540

General/Lab Fax: 304-293-6363

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