Jan. 08, 2015News
Scientists at EMBL Heidelberg have found that bacteria such as E. coli use a plug-like molecule to ensure their insides grow in synch with the envelope that surrounds them.
Dec. 20, 2014Webcast
IRB Barcelona: Scientists at Barcelona's Institute for Research in Biomedicine have been busy learning their dance moves for this video to raise awareness and support for research into diseases such as cancer and metastasis, Alzheimer's ...
Dec. 11, 2014News
EMBL presents an image that was obtained through a novel technique developed by Paul Heppenstall's lab in Monterotondo, Italy, which enables researchers to explore tissues in mice in much greater detail than ever before.
Nov. 17, 2014News
Riken research: The calcium ion Ca2+ regulates an enormous number of cellular processes. Control of Ca2+ is therefore crucial and is achieved by precise regulation of proteins that allow the ion to move between different parts of the cell.
Nov. 12, 2014News
Eiman Azim, Ph.D., Postdoctoral Research Fellow at Columbia University in New York has won the 2014 Eppendorf & Science Prize for Neurobiology. Dr. Azim’s work offers fundamental new insights into the neural mechanisms that enable ...
Oct. 29, 2014News
An accumulation of a protein called amyloid-beta into large insoluble deposits called plaques is known to cause Alzheimer's disease. One aspect of this illness that has not received much attention is which role the structure of the brain ...
Autophagy Reserach: Researchers from Stanford University School of Medicine have discovered a link between a protective mechanism used by cells and the activation of muscle stem cells. Cells use autophagy to recycle cellular "building ...
Oct. 22, 2014News
A report by Chinese researchers in the journal Nature a few months ago was a small sensation: they appeared to have found the cause for why organisms age. An international team of scientists, headed by the University of Bonn, has now ...
Sep. 12, 2014News
Explore the frontiers of molecular biology at the 11th Horizons in Molecular Biology symposium, from 15-18 September 2014, in Göttingen, Germany.
Sep. 12, 2014Science
Sorting of cells according to their characteristics is of fundamental importance for applications in research and medicine. The emerging field of microfluidics is opening up new possibilities for mastering this challenge. With non-inertial ...
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