Cunningham, Michael

Faculty Profile

First Name: 
Michael
Last Name: 
Cunningham
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Title: 
Professor
Primary Institution: 
UW
Department/Division: 
other
Department/Division: 
other
Mail/Box #: 

356320

Office Location: 

519, Building 1, Seattle Children's Research Insitute

Office Phone: 
(206) 987-4572
Alternate Phone: 
(206) 987-3141
Research

Research Summary: 

Dr. Cunningham's lab uses mouse models and human cell lines to investigate the molecular, genetic and developmental causes of craniosynostosis, midface hypoplasia and other craniofacial malformations.

Short Research Description: 
Genetic control of craniofacial development
Areas of Interest: 
Developmental Biology, Stem Cells & Aging
Genetics, Genomics & Evolution
Keywords: 
<p> Birth or Congenital Defects, Craniofacial Disorders, Developmental Biology, Embryology, Gene Mapping, Gene Products, Genes, Genetic Diseases, Growth Factor Receptors, Growth Factors, Human Development, Molecular Biology, Molecular Genetics, Orphan Rare Diseases, Pediatrics, Receptors, Birth Defects, Craniofacial Development, Craniofacial Malformations, Craniosynostosis, Developmental Biology, Embryology, Genetics, Limb Development, IGF1, IGF1R, Thyroxine</p>
Publications

Taking Students
Year: 
2014 - 2015