Image of the Day: Resilient Lung Cells
Image of the Day: Resilient Lung Cells
A specific type of lung cell withstands flu infection by doubling down on DNA repair.
Image of the Day: Resilient Lung Cells
Image of the Day: Resilient Lung Cells

A specific type of lung cell withstands flu infection by doubling down on DNA repair.

A specific type of lung cell withstands flu infection by doubling down on DNA repair.

DNA repair
Direct Capture of Guide RNAs Enables Scalable and Combinatorial Single-Cell CRISPR Screens
Direct Capture of Guide RNAs Enables Scalable and Combinatorial Single-Cell CRISPR Screens
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Jun 25, 2020
10x Genomics invites you to join them for an educational webinar.
Sleep Is Critical for the Zebrafish Brain to Repair DNA Damage
Sleep Is Critical for the Zebrafish Brain to Repair DNA Damage
Catherine Offord | Mar 6, 2019
Neurons can only efficiently fix genetic injuries when the animals are asleep.
Without This Enzyme, Insertions Thrive in the Yeast Genome
Without This Enzyme, Insertions Thrive in the Yeast Genome
Katarina Zimmer | Feb 28, 2019
A study underscores the importance of Dna2 in maintaining the integrity of the genetic code.
Infographic: How Stray DNA Can Land in Double-Strand Breaks
Infographic: How Stray DNA Can Land in Double-Strand Breaks
Katarina Zimmer | Feb 28, 2019
A study on yeast illuminates how insertions may occur.
PARP Inhibitors Are Improving the Outlook of Hard-to-Treat Cancers
PARP Inhibitors Are Improving the Outlook of Hard-to-Treat Cancers
Vicki Brower | Mar 31, 2018
With three recent FDA approvals, and a number of Phase 3 trials ongoing, the drugs are seeing a surge in interest.
Alcohol Damages Mouse DNA
Alcohol Damages Mouse DNA
Jef Akst | Jan 3, 2018
A byproduct of alcohol consumption causes mutations in the DNA of mouse blood stem cells, and some of the breaks are not repaired.
Base Editing Now Able to Convert Adenine-Thymine to Guanine-Cytosine
Base Editing Now Able to Convert Adenine-Thymine to Guanine-Cytosine
Catherine Offord | Oct 25, 2017
With the arrival of a new class of single-nucleotide editors, researchers can target the most common type of pathogenic SNP in humans.
Damage Patroller
Damage Patroller
Anna Azvolinsky | Sep 30, 2017
Stephen Elledge has built a career studying how eukaryotic cells maintain genomic integrity.
The Role of DNA Base Modifications
The Role of DNA Base Modifications
Skirmantas Kriaucionis | Aug 31, 2017
Researchers are just beginning to scratch the surface of how several newly recognized epigenetic changes function in the genome.