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Bacteria use microscopic compartments to separate out the various functions necessary to sustain life and researchers are currently looking for way to leverage these minuscule pockets in a range of uses, such as to deliver therapeutic drugs.
NEW YORK, March 27, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Peter Walter was chosen as winner of the Vilcek Prize in Biomedical Science for his pioneering work on how proteins are transported between cellular
Resolving a fundamental question in cell biology and showing off the powers of new high-resolution 3-D imaging, NIH scientists have discovered where the Golgi apparatus, which sorts newly synthesized proteins for transport inside and outside the cell, goes when it disassembles during cell division.
The membranes surrounding and inside cells are involved in every aspect of biological function.
The major difference between plant and animal cells is the photosynthetic process, which converts light energy into chemical energy.
- A handkerchief.
- Specifically— The legendary sweat-cloth; the handkerchief of St. Veronica, according to tradition miraculously impressed with the mask of Christ; also, the napkin about Christ's head (Johu xx. 7).
- In general, any miraculous portrait of Christ.