Quantcast

Latest Cytogenetics Stories

f3eaf3bf39c9e6bb9bf48f26ec4a1879
2010-02-01 08:48:38

New research in the Journal of Cell Biology shows that the tumor suppressor p53 limits the growth of cells with incorrect numbers of chromosomes and prevents their progression toward cancer.

2010-01-14 12:39:47

Chromosomes move faster than we first thought.

865019de1d00ae6d47979bc947f58c3b1
2010-01-14 11:02:50

Contrary to a widely held scientific theory that the mammalian Y chromosome is slowly decaying or stagnating, new evidence suggests that in fact the Y is actually evolving quite rapidly through continuous, wholesale renovation.

5f4ad0ec93ea6dc28290a797d19af0cb
2009-12-10 14:01:35

EMBL scientists uncover the gene responsible for keeping females female.

2009-12-10 12:53:49

Researchers have discovered a new explanation for differences in the severity of mental illness in males.

2009-12-07 18:49:44

Animal study demonstrates how whole chromosome changes cause cancer.

2009-11-18 15:49:22

A study by neuroscientist William C. Mobley, MD, PhD, chair of the Department of Neurosciences at the University of California, San Diego School of Medicine, and colleagues at Stanford University Medical School has demonstrated a possible new approach to slowing the inevitable progression of cognitive decline found in Down\'s syndrome.

d4b524d002dc922bf515ec85a34c9a371
2009-11-14 07:49:18

Meiosis – the pairing and recombination of chromosomes, followed by segregation of half to each egg or sperm cell – is a major crossroads in all organisms reproducing sexually.

2009-11-11 07:00:00

INDIANAPOLIS and CHICAGO, Nov. 11 /PRNewswire/ -- Dow AgroSciences LLC, a wholly owned subsidiary of The Dow Chemical Company (NYSE: DOW), and Chromatin Inc.

2009-11-09 06:00:00

BEIJING, Nov. 9 /PRNewswire-Asia-FirstCall/ -- China Medical Technologies, Inc.


Word of the Day
chomage
  • Stoppage; cessation (of labor).
  • A standing still or idling (of mills, factories, etc.).
The word chomage comes into English from French.]
Related