What Paraspeckles Can Teach Us About Basic Cell BiologyWhat Paraspeckles Can Teach Us About Basic Cell Biology
What Paraspeckles Can Teach Us About Basic Cell Biology
Discovering a new type of subnuclear body taught me how pursuing the unexpected can lead to new insights—in this case, about long noncoding RNAs and liquid-liquid phase separation in cells.
What Paraspeckles Can Teach Us About Basic Cell Biology
What Paraspeckles Can Teach Us About Basic Cell Biology

Discovering a new type of subnuclear body taught me how pursuing the unexpected can lead to new insights—in this case, about long noncoding RNAs and liquid-liquid phase separation in cells.

Discovering a new type of subnuclear body taught me how pursuing the unexpected can lead to new insights—in this case, about long noncoding RNAs and liquid-liquid phase separation in cells.

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Infographic: How the Mitochondrial and Nuclear Genomes Interact
Infographic: How the Mitochondrial and Nuclear Genomes Interact
Viviane Callier | Nov 1, 2019
From regulating each other’s gene expression to encoding different parts of the same proteins, the two genome types in every eukaryotic cell are far from independent.
The Two Genomes in Every Eukaryotic Cell
The Two Genomes in Every Eukaryotic Cell
Viviane Callier | Nov 1, 2019
Interactions between mitochondrial and nuclear genomes have further-reaching effects on physiological function, adaptation, and speciation than previously appreciated.
Infographic: High Precision Magnetic Tweezers
Infographic: High Precision Magnetic Tweezers
Ruth Williams | Jun 1, 2019
Microscope-mounted magnets with computerized feedback control allow precision manipulations of intracellular objects.
Intracellular Magnetic Manipulations
Intracellular Magnetic Manipulations
Ruth Williams | Jun 1, 2019
Optimized tweezers enable precise 3-D manipulations of a cell’s organelles.
Image of the Day: Organ Crosstalk
Image of the Day: Organ Crosstalk
Carolyn Wilke | Mar 19, 2019
Zooming in on the ovarioles of Drosophila could reveal links between muscles, nutrition, and the development of eggs.
Image of the Day: Nuclei Hoarders
Image of the Day: Nuclei Hoarders
Carolyn Wilke | Feb 21, 2019
When lacking certain enzymes that help plants coordinate cell division, Arabidopsis thaliana cells grow and collect multiple nuclei.
Infographic: Effects of Satellite DNA–Binding Proteins
Infographic: Effects of Satellite DNA–Binding Proteins
Sukanya Charuchandra | Oct 1, 2018
The linkers gather chromosomes together into chromocenters.
Chromosome Clusters Help Keep the Genome Together
Chromosome Clusters Help Keep the Genome Together
Sukanya Charuchandra | Oct 1, 2018
Without certain DNA-binding proteins, chromosomes can escape the cell nucleus.
Infographic: Packing DNA
Infographic: Packing DNA
Diana Kwon | Jun 1, 2018
Researchers watch the protein condensin in action.