Latest Cell division Stories
In textbooks, the grand-finale of cell division is the tug-of-war fought inside dividing cells as duplicated pairs of chromosomes get dragged in opposite directions into daughter cells.
The human body contains trillions of cells, all derived from a single cell, or zygote, made by the fusion of an egg and a sperm.
The well-being of living cells requires specialized squads of proteins that maintain order.
Stem cells provide a recurring topic among the scientific presentations at the Genetics Society of America's 53rd Annual Drosophila Research Conference, March 7-11 at the Sheraton Chicago Hotel & Towers.
Telomeres, the very ends of chromosomes, become shorter as we age.
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Scientists of the German Cancer Research Center have discovered an alternative mechanism for the extension of the telomere repeat sequence by DNA repair enzymes.
When a cell divides, the genetic information in the chromosomes must be passed on error-free to the daughter cells.
UCSF scientists are reporting several studies showing that psychological stress leads to shorter telomeres â€“ the protective caps on the ends of chromosomes that are a measure of cell age and, thus, health.
Age management leader Cenegenics® Medical Institute announced an added dimension to its highly regarded proactive approach for optimized health, the patented TA-65® Las Vegas, NV (Vocus/PRWEB) March 15, 2011 Cenegenics® Medical Institute, the global age management medicine leader, announced a new addition to its renowned proactive approach to prevent or delay age-related disease for optimized health: telomere science.
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