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Image of the Day: Cell Dance 

By The Scientist Staff | November 24, 2017

Scientists develop a micropatterning device to study cell behavior. 

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A team of scientists was unable to replicate controversial, high-profile findings published in 2011.

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Watching Cancer on the Move

By Jef Akst | December 15, 2015

Fibroblasts help tumors metastasize by paving a “migration highway” through the extracellular matrix, scientists report.

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Honeybee Compound for Hair Loss?

By Jef Akst | December 11, 2014

Propolis, a natural product used by honeybees to repair their hives, stimulates hair growth in shaved mice.

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Beach Reading

By Mary Beth Aberlin | July 1, 2013

A vacation from your lab doesn’t have to mean a break from fascinating developments on the life science front.

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Fellow Travelers

By Dan Cossins | February 1, 2013

Collective cell migration relies on a directional signal that comes from the moving cluster, rather than from external cues.

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Go Forth, Cells

By Dan Cossins | February 1, 2013

Watch the cell transplant experiments in zebrafish that suggest certain embryonic cells rely on intrinsic directional cues for collective migration.

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Sperm Shadows

By Ruth Williams | January 1, 2013

Tracking the shadows cast by sperm reveals their precise 3-D movements.

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Capturing Crawling Cells

By Amber Dance | December 5, 2012

The methodology behind an experiment that used the Oris Pro Cell Migration Assay to track the travels of cancer cells.

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Hit Parade

By Amber Dance | December 1, 2012

Cell-based assays are popular for high-throughput screens, where they strike a balance between ease of use and similarity to the human body that researchers aim to treat.

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