Imaging Chromatin to Deduce Function From Form
 Imaging Chromatin to Deduce Function From Form
Researchers describe their tools for probing how the physical shape of the genome affects genes’ function.
 Imaging Chromatin to Deduce Function From Form
 Imaging Chromatin to Deduce Function From Form

Researchers describe their tools for probing how the physical shape of the genome affects genes’ function.

Researchers describe their tools for probing how the physical shape of the genome affects genes’ function.

stem cells, flow cytometry, microscopy
Sounding Out Cell Stickiness
Sounding Out Cell Stickiness
Ruth Williams | Dec 1, 2018
Acoustic forces can be used to differentiate adherent from non-adherent cells.
Infographic: Shaken Loose
Infographic: Shaken Loose
Ruth Williams | Dec 1, 2018
How acoustic waves let researchers measure whether, and how firmly, cells are bound to a substrate
Image of the Day: Gut Feeling
Image of the Day: Gut Feeling
Shawna Williams | Nov 28, 2018
An unusual population of immune cells appears to exist in zebrafish as well as mammals.
Aaron Klug, Developer of Crystallographic Electron Microscopy, Dies
Aaron Klug, Developer of Crystallographic Electron Microscopy, Dies
Ashley P. Taylor | Nov 26, 2018
The chemist and biophysicist won a Nobel prize for the development of a technique to probe the structures of nucleotide-protein complexes.
Multicolor Flow Cytometry
Multicolor Flow Cytometry
The Scientist Creative Services Team | Nov 9, 2018
The ideal flow cytometer will vary for each individual depending on their own research needs and goals. Identifying that ideal mix of technical power, experimental adaptability, and user-friendliness will go a long way towards finding an instrument that suits not only today’s projects, but also tomorrow’s.
Image of the Day: See Through
Image of the Day: See Through
Catherine Offord | Nov 6, 2018
A zebrafish model of the birth defect craniosynostosis provides insights into how the condition develops.
Breakthrough Prizes Recognize Aneuploidy Researcher, Biochemist
Breakthrough Prizes Recognize Aneuploidy Researcher, Biochemist
Catherine Offord | Oct 18, 2018
This year’s winners also include the developers of nusinersen, an oligonucleotide therapeutic for spinal muscular atrophy.
Image of the Day: Weevil Eye
Image of the Day: Weevil Eye
Kerry Grens | Oct 17, 2018
The Nikon photomicrography competition winners of 2018 include striking close-ups of a compound eye, a fern, and an insect’s bubble house.
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.