We want to recognize the significant contributions that postdoctoral scholars make to U.S. research and discovery. In 2010, this week was officially recognized by the U.S. House of Representatives. Events will be held throughout the week and across the country to create awareness of postdocs.
The pituitary gland produces hormones that regulate metabolism, fertility, growth, and the stress response. The anterior lobe develops Rathke's pouch, and the posterior lobe and pituitary stalk develop from overlaying neural ectoderm. Stem cells in both tissues are marked by SOX2 immunostaining (green). The pituitary transcription factor PROP1
DHG’s own Dr. Donna Martin was among this outstanding group of scholars and was elected for distinguished contributions to the field of developmental neuroscience, particularly for modeling epigenetic disorders to treat human disease. Congratulations Donna, this is a wonderful and well-deserved honor!
Regents of the University of Michigan have appointed Dr. Stephanie Bielas (Associate Professor of Human Genetics and Associate Professor of Pediatrics) as the Morton S. and Henrietta K. Sellner Professor of Human Genetics!