Latest Cell cycle Stories
Accurate duplication of genetic material and the faithful segregation of chromosomes are critical for cell survival.
While scientists have spent the past 40 years describing the intricate series of events that occur when one mammalian cell divides into two, they still haven't agreed on how the process begins.
University of Pennsylvania biologists studying human reproduction have identified what is likely the major contributing factor to the maternal age-associated increase in aneuploidy, the term for an abnormal number of chromosomes during reproductive cell division.
SAN DIEGO, Sept. 9 /PRNewswire/ -- Tragara Pharmaceuticals, Inc. today announced the initiation of a phase I clinical trial of TG02, a unique oral multi-kinase inhibitor, in patients with advanced/refractory hematologic malignancies.
A protein that plays a key role in regulating the onset of cell division has been identified as a potential target for the treatment of ovarian cancer.
Tissue regeneration a la salamanders and newts seems like it should be the stuff of science fiction.
The sponge, which was not recognized as an animal until the 19th century, is now the simplest and most ancient group of animals to have their genome sequenced.
With a single stimulatory molecule, human insulin-producing beta cell replication can be sustained for at least four weeks in a mouse model of diabetes.
WASHINGTON, July 20 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- A major discovery, led by researchers from The George Washington University Medical Center, promises to revolutionize the way scientists think about key aspects of cellular lifecycle and offers a new avenue for cancer researchers to explore in their quest to one day slow down the progression of cancer. The discovery, reported in the article "Arpc 1b, a centrosomal protein, is both an activator and substrate of Aurora A," furthers the science...
Put simply, a tumor is the result of out-of-control cell growth.
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