Publications of Prof. Alex Schier from the Biozentrum, University of Basel, and Harvard University are named “Breakthrough of the Year 2018” by the magazine “Science” (today’s issue). In their studies, his research team was able to reconstruct the developmental trajectories of individual embryonic cells for the first time. “Basel is an inspiration”, says the Tourist office.
Zebrafish embryo at an early stage of development. Gene expression determines cell fate. Jeffrey Farrell (Schier lab)