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Latest Epithelium Stories

2014-07-10 12:34:40

The pluripotency factor NANOG regulates cell proliferation in epithelia of the skin and oesophagus in adult organisms; blocking the action of the gene diminishes the capacity of tumour cells to divide

2014-05-23 11:10:34

What do sled dogs and cell clusters have in common?

2013-10-15 12:20:24

Villi are small epithelial protrusions that serve to increase the surface area of the gut for efficient nutrient absorption.

2013-07-22 10:23:36

Constructing a body is like building a house—if you compromise structural integrity, the edifice can collapse.

2013-07-18 23:18:21

ChansPorter™ Assays, developed by ChanTest, provide the best means possible for measuring the functional activity of important pharmaceutical targets, including the Cystic Fibrosis Transmembrane

2013-06-27 12:39:52

Scientists at the University of East Anglia have made a major advancement in understanding tissue development that has important implications for cancer.

2012-12-24 15:16:17

Scientists at The University of Manchester have identified how cells know which way up they need to be.

2012-12-19 15:16:02

Scarring of the airways can lead to long-term breathing problems for some people exposed to high levels of chlorine gas from events such as an industrial accident, chemical spill following a train derailment or terroristic chemical warfare.

Antimicrobial Drugs Could Come From Eye Proteins
2012-09-25 06:26:24

Researchers recently discovered that fragments of keratin protein in the eye have the power to prevent pathogens and could possibly be used to develop new antimicrobial drugs.