Resources

We are constantly developing advanced tools to enable the use of newts and axolotls as research models

Optical clearing & Light-sheet microscopy

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Salamander‐Eci: An optical clearing protocol for the three‐dimensional exploration of regeneration

Cellular senescence detection in vivo & in vitro

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A detailed protocol for the identification and characterisation of senescent cells in salamander tissues, as well as induction and detection of cell senescence in cultures.

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Baculovirus-mediated gene delivery

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A refined protocol for efficient transduction of salamander tissues using pseudotyped baculoviruses

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The P. waltl Genome Project

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In a joint effort with the Simon lab, we are currently undertaking the high-coverage sequencing, annotation and chromosome-scale assembly of the giant P. waltl genome. Watch this space for further updates.

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