Ulrich Schwarz's group @ University of Heidelberg

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Ulrich Schwarz's group is helping us to model cortical contractions that coincide with polar body extrusion in starfish oocytes.

 

 


 

Pierre Gönczy's group @ EPFL Lausanne

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We working together with Pierre Gönczy on the mechanism of centriole elimination in different starfish species during the summers at the Marine Biological Laboratory at Woods Hole, MA.


 

Monica Bettencourt-Dias' lab @ Gulbenkian Institue

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 We are collaborating with Monica Bettencourt-Dias' group on the mechanism of centriole elimination during meiosis.

 

 

Thomas Müller-Reichert's group @ Technical University of Dresden

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We are collaborating with Thomas Müller-Reichert's group on correlative light and electron tomography of starfish and sea urchin oocytes and early embryos.

 

Mark Terasaki @ Marine Biological Laboratory and University of Connecticut Health Center

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Mark Terasaki gave the original idea of using starfish oocytes as a model system and taught us how to do it. Since then we meet, discuss and work together with Mark during the summers at the Marine Biological Laboratory in Woods Hole.