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Zebrafish Embryos Survive Deep Freeze and Quick Thaw
Ashley Yeager | Jul 28, 2017
In a first, scientists reanimate the fish using embedded gold nanoparticles that heat up cells by absorbing laser light.
Jef Akst | Apr 26, 2016
How one bacterium turns water into ice at nonfreezing temperatures
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Rare Fat Keeps Fly from Freezing
Sandhya Sekar | Apr 30, 2014
Researchers report the first evidence of cryopreservation by an overwintering insect in which stores of an uncommon lipid are critical.
Abby Olena | Nov 5, 2013
Researchers show that tissues are more likely than single cells to suffer damage during cryopreservation because of the tight junctions between cells.
Annie Gottlieb | Mar 1, 2013
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Embryonic Stem Cells Survive Freezing
Hayley Dunning | Aug 16, 2012
Even after 18 years of frozen storage, human embryos can still produce viable stem cells for drug screening and biomedical research.
Campaign Fights Lab Sloppiness
Jef Akst | Sep 28, 2011
"Scientists Against Sample Abuse" aims to raise awareness about the importance of consistency when it comes to handling biological samples.