Welcome to the Smith-Bolton lab!

We use Drosophila genetics to study wound repair and regeneration. Read on for more information about the lab and our work.


Most recent lab news:

August 2017: Amanda Brock is chosen to give a Hilde Mangold talk and the annual meeting for the Society for Developmental Biology.

July 2017: Sumbul Khan’s paper on the transciptional profile of regeneratin tissue and a positive feedback loop that regulates regeneration signaling is published in PLoS Genetics here

May 2017: Amanda Brock’s paper on the genetic screen and the role of Cap-n-collar/Nrf2 in regulating regeneration is published in Genetics online here.

Undergraduate Benjamin Wang is awarded the 2017 Undergraduate Research Achievement Award

April 2017: Congratulations to Keaton Schuster for being awarded the Oyetunji A. Toogun Memorial Award for excellence in Cell and Developmental Biology research

June 2016: Sumbul Jawed Khan’s and Keaton Schuster’s review on Regeneration in Crustaceans and Insects is published http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/9780470015902.a0001098.pub2/full

May 2016 Amanda Sul graduates with High Distinction – congratulations!

Sumbul Jawed Khan’s and Syeda Nayab Fatima Abidi’s joint paper on sorting and isolating blastema cells is published online here