Latest Cell growth Stories
University of Michigan researchers have discovered that a protein known to regulate cellular metabolism is also necessary for normal cell division in blood-forming stem cells.
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.
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.
Put simply, a tumor is the result of out-of-control cell growth.
HUNTSVILLE, Ala., July 13 /PRNewswire/ -- InQ Biosciences, a provider of innovative technologies for cell growth and research, announced its plans to launch the InQ(TM) Cell Research System during the fourth quarter of 2010.
It may seem intuitive that growth and development somehow go together so that plants and animals end up with the right number of cells in all the right places.
How do plants and animals end up with right number of cells in all the right places?
Cancer occurs when human cells move and multiply inappropriately.
A new study reveals how conflict resolution works on the microscopic scale â€“ a protein called Flower marks the weaker cells for elimination in favor of their fitter neighbors.
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