Stainier Lab cardiac development




cardiac mesoderm development





Confocal image of precardiac mesoderm, by Le Trinh


Lab members studying cardiac mesoderm development:




cardiac physiology





Optical mapping of zebrafish heart, by Neil Chi


Lab members studying cardiac physiology: Neil Chi




heart valve development





Image of the zebrafish atrioventricular canal,

by Benno Jungblut




Lab members studying heart valve development: Paul Scherz






One can clearly distinguish the atrium, ventricle and bulbus arteriosus, as well as the valve flaps between the atrium and ventricle.



SPIM imaging of a 7 dpf zebrafish heart showing the endocardium (green) and blood (red).

by Jan Huisken




Lab members studying heart valve development: Jan Huisken


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