Kenneth Daniel Poss

Kenneth Daniel Poss
James B. Duke Professor of Cell Biology
CMB - Cell Biology
DSCB - Regenerative Medicine
Campus mail: 307 Research Drive, Nanaline Bldg Room 466 A, Durham, NC 27710
Phone: (919) 681-8457

Modeling disease in zebrafish
Genetic approaches to organ regeneration
Cardiac regeneration
Appendage regeneration
Developmental biology

Education and Training

  • Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Ph.D. 1998
  • University of Utah, Research Fellow
  • Children's Hospital, Postdoctoral Fellow, Cardiology

Selected Grants and Awards


A Regeneration Toolkit.

The ability of animals to replace injured body parts has been a subject of fascination for centuries.