August 1, 2013|
August 2013's selection of notable quotes
July 11, 2013|
Myriad Genetics, the company originally behind tests for the cancer-associated BRCA mutations, is suing two competitors for patent infringement.
June 21, 2013|
On the gene patent decision; a high-res human brain model; bats’ influence on moths mating calls; toxicants threaten brain health; platelet-driven immunity
June 18, 2013|
Last week’s Supreme Court decision to invalidate patents on human genes was a win for patients, independent researchers, and even the wider biotech industry.
June 13, 2013|
The Justices have decided that isolated sequences of human DNA are not eligible for patent protection, but rules that artificial sequences can be patented.
June 12, 2013|
Researchers identify the signaling program that enables finger and toenail stem cells to direct digit regeneration after amputation.
June 7, 2013|
In avian species, a gene induces programmed cell death during development in the area where a phallus would otherwise grow.
June 1, 2013|
In the fruit fly, the ability of neural stem cells to make the full repertoire of neurons is regulated by the movement of key genes to the nuclear periphery.
May 14, 2013|
Researchers track DNA modifications and gene expression in stem cells as they differentiate.
April 1, 2013|
Satellites of the Golgi apparatus generate the microtubules used to grow outer dendrite branches in Drosophila neurons.