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  • Welcome Message from Dr. David Piston

    Welcome to the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology at Washington University in St. Louis.  For more than a century, our department has led…

  • Stahl honored by research society

    Philip D. Stahl, PhD, the Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Professor Emeritus of Cell Biology and Physiology and former director of the Division of Biology & Biomedical…

  • Hanson named AAAS fellow

    Phyllis I. Hanson, MD, PhD, the Gerty T. Cori Professor is one of 391 new fellows selected by the American Association for the Advancement of Science …

  • Piston elected President-elect of the Biophysical Society

    David W. Piston, Ph.D., Edward Mallinckrodt, Jr. Professor and Head of the Department of Cell Biology and Physiology, has been elected President-elect of…

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Recent News & Upcoming Events

New Publication for Djuranovic Lab

Kyle A. Cottrell, Pawel Szczesny and Sergej Djuranovic.  Translation efficiency…

“M. tuberculosis evasion of NADPH oxidase and LC3-associated phagocytosis”

CELL BIOLOGY & PHYSIOLOGY SEMINAR SERIES Tuesday, January 23, 2018 - 3:00 PM Stahl…

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