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Profile Publications(165)

James C. Smith


Professor, Director of Research

Research Description

Current projects:

The regulation of TGF-B Signalling

The roles of T-box transcription factors in mesoderm formation and early development

Making hearts from human and mouse embryonic stem cells

BMP signalling in vascular development

The regulation of the cell cycle and of transcription at the mid-blastula transition

Deciphering the mechanisms of developmental disorders

Lab Memberships

Smith Lab (Principal Investigator/Director)
DevCom ITN (Principal Investigator/Director)
British Xenopus Group (Other)


Francis Crick Institute
United Kingdom


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General/Lab Phone:  +44 (0) 20 8816 2048