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2 hrs ago | Athens Banner-Herald
A team of scientists that includes University of Georgia genetics professor Nancy Manley have grown an organ for the first time in an animal.
9 hrs ago | EurekAlert!
About 50 years ago, electron microscopy revealed the presence of tiny blob-like structures that form inside cells, move around and disappear.
13 hrs ago | PhysOrg Weblog
Researchers used genetic mapping to determine that stem cells derived from mothers carrying a fragile X premutation show a normal pattern of DNA replication when a nearby DNA sequence is similar to normal stem cells.
We are seeking a PhD Student with a background in development biology to study cardiac development and regeneration using zebrafish, mice and complementary human pluripotent stem cell differentiation systems as models.
From the Department of Medicine, Division of Cardiology , Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine , Stanford Cardiovascular Institute , Department of Biology , Department of Microbiology and Immunology , and Department of Radiology, Molecular Imaging Program , Stanford University School of Medicine, CA.
New findings about the biological links between obesity and insulin resistance and Type 2 diabetes may also shed light on the connection between obesity and cancer, says a scientist at The University of Texas at Dallas.
The thymus gland has joined the list of artificially engineered organs. Reprogrammed embryonic cells were mixed with fetal thymus cells and grafted on to the kidneys of adult mice, where they developed into thymus glands.
Monsanto has donated a plant cell library and equipment to maintain it - valued at more than $1 million - to UMass Amherst for research purposes.
CRG researchers contribute to a project that pointed out key sets of co-expressed genes that may be fundamental for animal cells Genomes accumulate changes and mutations throughout evolution.
Cells from the human airway covered with hundreds of motile cilia . Credit: A© 2014 A*STAR Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology Dysfunctions in cilia, tiny hair-like structures that protrude from the surface of cells, are responsible for a number of human diseases.
A 1980 graduate of Emmetsburg High School has risen to the position of Provost and Vice Chancellor of Academic Affairs at Vanderbilt University.
An Iranian researcher and scientist of the country's Royan Institute won the United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization - Equatorial Guinea International Prize for the first time in the history.
Left: Specialised thymus cells were created in the lab from a completely different cell type using reprogramming.
Updated: Mon Sep 01, 2014 08:19 pm
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