Anderson lab

The goal of the Anderson lab is to define the genetic pathways and networks that control patterning and morphogenesis during mammalian development. 

Kathryn Adnerson

Kathryn V. Anderson, PhD

Chair, Developmental Biology Program, SKI


Research Focus

Developmental Biology Program Chair Kathryn Anderson studies genetic pathways that direct embryonic patterning and morphogenesis in the mouse embryo.


PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Lab Members


  • Grego-Bessa J, Bloomekatz J, Castel P, Omelchenko T, Baselga J, Anderson KV. (2016) The tumor suppressor PTEN and the PDK1 kinase regulate formation of the columnar neural epithelium. Elife. 2016 Jan 26;5. pii: e12034. doi: 10.7554/eLife.12034. [PubMed PMID: 26809587]
  • Ramkumar N, Harvey BM, Lee JD, Alcorn HL, Silva-Gagliardi NF, McGlade CJ, Bestor TH, Wijnholds J, Haltiwanger RS, Anderson KV. (2015) Protein O-Glucosyltransferase 1 (POGLUT1) Promotes Mouse Gastrulation through Modification of the Apical Polarity Protein CRUMBS2. PLoS Genet. Oct 23;11(10):e1005551. doi: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1005551. eCollection 2015 Oct. [PubMed PMID: 26496195] 
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