October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
August 1, 2014|
See-through organs and animals; distinguishing white from brown and beige fat cells; chipping away at genetic mosaicism; catching up with the blogger behind Street Anatomy
July 30, 2014|
Researchers have identified three fat cell-specific surface markers that distinguish white from brown and beige adipocytes.
July 22, 2014|
Conversion of white fat to brown is associated with muscle atrophy and weight loss in cancer patients.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 5, 2014|
An innate immune pathway stimulates the activity of heat-producing adipose tissue in mice.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 1, 2014|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.