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2012-04-16 22:24:14

Two particular repressor genes in a family of regulatory genes are vital for controlling cell proliferation during development of the placenta.

Sex, Tools And Chromosomes
2012-04-12 10:28:06

Researchers at the University of California, Davis have discovered a key tool that helps sperm and eggs develop exactly 23 chromosomes each.

2012-03-12 20:14:42

The well-being of living cells requires specialized squads of proteins that maintain order.

2012-01-17 13:00:00

Estes Chairmanship Announced at 2012 Jump Start Atlanta, GA (PRWEB) January 17, 2012 SMC³ announced today that Rob W.

2012-01-03 14:51:00

Scientists have found at least one instance when the smaller sibling gets to call the shots and cancer patients may one day benefit.

2011-12-23 08:00:00

The Bio Magazine EurekaMag.com publishes articles in all areas of biological science.

2011-12-12 16:15:22

All 10 trillion cells in the adult human body are genetically identical, but develop into distinct cell types, such as muscle cells, skin cells or neurons, by activating some genes while inhibiting others.

How Old Yeast Cells Send Off Their Daughter Cells Without The Baggage Of Old Age
2011-11-24 04:40:35

The accumulation of damaged protein is a hallmark of aging that not even the humble baker's yeast can escape. Yet, aged yeast cells spawn off youthful daughter cells without any of the telltale protein clumps.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.