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At Work: Developmental Biologist Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis
Developmental biologist Kat Hadjantonakis works to gain insights into the critical events that direct the formation and shape of mammalian embryos.
A microscope image of a mouse embryo
The Right Moves: How Studying Cell Movement During Embryonic Development May Offer New Insights Into Cancer Metastasis
New insights into the way cells break away from a tissue during embryonic development may also shed new light on the same process in the context of cancer metastasis.
In the Lab
In this fluorescent microscopy image of endoderm tissue from a mouse embryo, cell membranes are red, cell nuclei are blue, and extra-embryonic endoderm cells are green (they appear turquoise because blue and green are merged).
Scientists Rewrite the Textbook of Organ Development, One Cell at a Time
A large study that analyzed nearly 120,000 cells in a developing mouse embryo is full of surprises.
Five scientists in a lab
Out of the Closet, into the Lab: Five LGBTQ Scientists Share Their Stories
What's it like being LGBTQ in the world of science? We asked some MSK scientists to find out.
Science Byte
Developmental biologist Anna-Katerina (Kat) Hadjantonakis
It Takes Two: A Pair of Proteins Coordinate to Direct Development of Embryonic Cells
MSK researchers shed light on the signals that determine the fate of embryonic cells.
Pictured: Jason Lewis, Anna-Katerina Hadjantonakis & Daniel Heller
Memorial Sloan Kettering Launches New Center for Molecular Imaging and Nanotechnology
The new center brings together scientists and clinicians working in various fields who will use the power of imaging to speed research and innovations in cancer care.