Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy (CBNA)

Department of Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy

CBNA is a research-intensive department focused on cellular biology, development and cell signaling in the nervous system. We employ interdisciplinary teaching methods in graduate and medical education in cell & developmental biology, neurosciences and human anatomy. CBNA stewards the Anatomical Gift Registry, a body donation program essential for training medical students and supporting clinical discoveries.



Our research includes Cell Biology, Neuroscience, Regenerative Medicine & Stem Cell Biology, Stem Cell Development and Vision Science. Explore our facilites

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Graduate Programs

The study of health and disease in the central and peripheral nervous system carries almost unlimited promise for understanding medical advancement. Among other areas, students study vision, perception and cognition.

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Body Donation

The program supports the education and training of medical students, residents, postgraduate physicians, and healthcare professionals by preparing bodies, organs and tissues for study, dissection, and discovery.

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Cell Biology, Neurobiology and Anatomy

Medical College of Wisconsin

8701 Watertown Plank Rd.

Milwaukee, WI 53226

(414) 955-8144

(414) 955-6517 (fax)

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