The Latinkic Laboratory
Cardiff School of Biosciences
CF10 3AX, United Kingdom
General/Lab Phone: +44 (0)29 208 75784
General/Lab Fax: +44 (0)29 208 74116
My group studies the molecular and cellular mechanisms of early heart development in vertebrates. Our focus is on the first step in heart development, cardiac specification by inductive signals from the anterior endoderm in embryos of two frog species, Xenopus leavis and Xenopus tropicalis.