Caveolae are abundant in many cell types which must withstand membrane stress.

We are using zebrafish and mouse models to understand the role of caveolae in protecting tissues from damage, with a particular focus on muscle and the zebrafish notochord.

Project members

Key contact

Professor Robert Parton

Division Head & Group Leader, Cell Biology and Molecular Medicine Division
Professorial Research Fellow - GL
Institute for Molecular Bioscience