Int. J. Dev. Biol. 65: 131 - 136 (2021)
doi: 10.1387/ijdb.190368cs
© UPV/EHU Press

Unceasingly searching for answers - an interview with Claudio Stern

Alejandro Sánchez Alvarado*

Stowers Institute for Medical Research, Kansas City, MO, U.S.A.

ABSTRACT Claudio Stern was born in Montevideo, Uruguay where he received his school education. He moved to the United Kingdom at age 18. This interview briefly explores his trajectory from Uruguay, through universities in the UK (Sussex, UCL, Cambridge and Oxford) and USA (Columbia) and how he was influenced by various mentors and experiences.

Keywords:

Uruguay, Darwin, somite, neural tube

*Corresponding author e-mail: asa@stowers.org