A biotech company reports that an experimental treatment elongated its CEO’s telomeres.
May 1, 2016|
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April 1, 2016|
An open mind and collaborative spirit have taken Hans Clevers on a journey from medicine to developmental biology, gastroenterology, cancer, and stem cells.
December 1, 2015|
In his search for effective therapies for Parkinson’s disease, Lorenz Studer is uncovering pluripotency switches and clues to what makes cells age.
July 1, 2013|
While tracing the tricky and sometimes surprising paths of multipotent cells in the skin, mammary gland, and heart, Cédric Blanpain has repeatedly turned the stem cell field on its head.
October 1, 2012|
Unwilling to accept the finality of terminal differentiation, Helen Blau has honed techniques that showcase the flexibility of cells to adopt different identities.
September 1, 2012|
In exploring how embryos take shape, John Wallingford has identified a key pathway involved in vertebrate development—and human disease.
August 1, 2012|
For Michael Dickinson, Drosophila are more than winged gene holders—they’re sophisticated systems for translating sensory information into flight instructions.
July 1, 2012|
With persistence and pluck, Leslie Vosshall managed to snatch insect odorant receptors from the jaws of experimental defeat.
May 1, 2012|
Inspired by Darwin, Mohamed Noor has uncovered the molecular dance by which a single species becomes two.
March 1, 2011|
Rudolf Jaenisch enjoys climbing mountains, rafting rapids, and unraveling the secrets of pluripotency—knowledge that could someday lead to personalized regenerative medicine.