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Drugs target cancer stem cells

By | June 6, 2011

New compounds are showing promise in targeting subpopulations of cancer stem cells.

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Track Your Package

By | June 1, 2011

How to follow stem cells transplanted into living tissue.

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An Insoluble Problem?

By | May 26, 2011

The challenges of crystallizing membrane proteins—and how they’re being overcome.

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Going with the Flow

By | May 25, 2011

A guide to the new wave of budget, easy-to-use flow cytometers.

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Lasers of a feather light better

By | May 14, 2011

Researchers have developed a new kind of laser that mimics some of the world's most beautiful birds, copying the nanoscale structure of their brightly colored feathers to capture light.

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Model Liver

By | April 1, 2011

Editor's choice in physiology

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Vital Signs

By | April 1, 2011

New frontiers in the search for novel, noninvasive biomarkers

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Sequence Analysis 101

By | March 1, 2011

A newbie’s guide to crunching next-generation sequencing data

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At the Tipping Point

By | February 1, 2011

Data standards need to be introduced—now.

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Do Fruit Flies Dream of Electric Bananas?

By | February 1, 2011

Visualizing neuronal activity in small brains over four dimensions

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