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Latest Primary ciliary dyskinesia Stories

2011-06-20 19:53:33

Scientists at Karolinska Institutet have discovered that a gene linked to dyslexia has a surprising biological function: it controls cilia, the antenna-like projections that cells use to communicate.

2011-04-05 00:05:23

Researchers at the University of Massachusetts Medical School have described a previously unknown role for the cilia protein IFT88 in mitosis, the process by which a dividing cell separates its chromosomes containing the cell's DNA into two identical sets of new daughter cells.

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2010-12-07 07:44:26

A gene that can cause congenital heart defects has been identified by a team of scientists, including a group from Princeton University.


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whirret
  • To give a box on the ear to.
The word 'whirret' may be onomatopoeic.