Image of the Day: Organ Crosstalk
Image of the Day: Organ Crosstalk
Zooming in on the ovarioles of Drosophila could reveal links between muscles, nutrition, and the development of eggs.
Image of the Day: Organ Crosstalk
Image of the Day: Organ Crosstalk

Zooming in on the ovarioles of Drosophila could reveal links between muscles, nutrition, and the development of eggs.

Zooming in on the ovarioles of Drosophila could reveal links between muscles, nutrition, and the development of eggs.

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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.
Chromosomal Instability Drives Cancer Metastasis
Chromosomal Instability Drives Cancer Metastasis
Jim Daley | Apr 1, 2018
In the presence of cytosolic DNA, cancer cells activate antiviral pathways that disguise them as immune cells.
Infographic: How Escaped Chromosomes Can Aid Metastasis
Infographic: How Escaped Chromosomes Can Aid Metastasis
Jim Daley | Mar 31, 2018
Errors in segregation during cell division can lead to inflammation in daughter cells.
Cancer Researcher, Former AACR President Dies
Cancer Researcher, Former AACR President Dies
Kerry Grens | Nov 13, 2017
Donald Coffey, a longtime professor at Johns Hopkins University, discovered the nuclear matrix within cells and its role in DNA replication.
Image of the Day: Linked Out
Image of the Day: Linked Out
The Scientist Staff | Jan 26, 2017
A study provides the first visual evidence that cytofilaments tunnel through a cell’s nucleus to the extracellular matrix.
Nuclear Pores Come into Sharper Focus
Nuclear Pores Come into Sharper Focus
Andr├ę Hoelz, Daniel H. Lin | Dec 1, 2016
Solving a long-standing structural puzzle will open the door to understanding one of the cell’s most enigmatic machines.