Dr Gerard Tarulli

Research interests

Reproductive and developmental biology

My research investigates the role of sex steroid hormones in the development of reproductive organs, in particular the phallus, mammary gland and gonads. I study how cells communicate with one another to execute these complex developmental processes.

  • Reproduction and development
  • Biomedical models of disease
  • Sex determination
  • Sexual differentiation
  • Molecular and hormonal regulation
  • Gonad and phallus
  • Germ cells
  • Comparative genomics
  • Transcriptomics

Research projects

  • How do sex steroids control phallus development?

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