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Welcome to the Devenport Lab

The Devenport Lab studies how cells are organized into tissues and how tissue architecture is maintained during growth and regeneration.

The cell biology of tissue polarity and epithelial patterning

Complex patterns of cellular arrangements are found in nearly every multicellular life form and within every organ in our body. From the scales that cover the wing of a butterfly to the checkerboard pattern of ciliated cells that line our inner ear, the form and architecture of a tissue is what enables its specialized function.

Read more: Devenport Lab Research