Image of the Day: Expressive Hydra
Image of the Day: Expressive Hydra
Researchers track which genes are active in the polyp during successive cell states.
Image of the Day: Expressive Hydra
Image of the Day: Expressive Hydra

Researchers track which genes are active in the polyp during successive cell states.

Researchers track which genes are active in the polyp during successive cell states.

single-cell analysis
Neural Cell Types Tied to Autism Identified in Single-Cell Study
Neural Cell Types Tied to Autism Identified in Single-Cell Study
Ruth Williams | May 16, 2019
An RNA analysis of human brain cells reveals gene expression changes in cortical neurons and microglia linked to autism spectrum disorder (ASD).
Hindsight
Hindsight
Bob Grant | Dec 1, 2018
Looking back at a year filled with discoveries and challenges.
2018 Top 10 Innovations
2018 Top 10 Innovations
The Scientist Staff | Dec 1, 2018
Biology happens on many levels, from ecosystems to electron transport chains. These tools may help spur discoveries at all of life's scales.
Revealed: New Cortical Neuron Types
Revealed: New Cortical Neuron Types
Ashley P. Taylor | Oct 31, 2018
A pair of mouse studies describes neuronal subpopulations not identified before and some of their functions.
Single-Cell Sequencing & Analysis
Single-Cell Sequencing & Analysis
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Oct 25, 2018
SCS is a powerful tool in the scientist’s arsenal for linking genetic variation to disease and pathogenesis. Finding the right instrument is pivotal for obtaining the data you want!
Image of the Day: Transgenic Axolotl
Image of the Day: Transgenic Axolotl
Kerry Grens | Oct 3, 2018
Lineage tracing reveals how cells help the salamanders regrow chopped-off limbs.
Integrating Multiple -Omics in Individual CellsIntegrating Multiple -Omics in Individual CellsIntegrating Multiple -Omics in Individual Cells
Integrating Multiple -Omics in Individual Cells
Sandeep Ravindran | Oct 1, 2018
New techniques combine DNA, RNA, and protein information from single cells.
New Lung Cell Identified
New Lung Cell Identified
Abby Olena | Aug 1, 2018
The cell type was discovered via single-cell RNA sequencing of thousands of cells in mouse and human airways and may play a role in cystic fibrosis.
Monitoring Mutations with Microfluidics
Monitoring Mutations with Microfluidics
Ruth Williams | Mar 15, 2018
A device dubbed the “mother machine” enables real-time observation of mutagenesis in single bacterial cells.