What can zebrafish teach us about our survival in the face of mutations?
AFTER “FREEZING” IN FEAR, WHAT PART OF THE BRAIN HELPS MAKE FISH SWIM AGAIN?
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‘Ghost Fibers’ Left Behind by Injured Muscle Cells Guide Stem Cells Into Position for Regeneration
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INTESTINAL CELLS “REMODEL” IN RESPONSE TO A FATTY MEAL
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New work led by Carnegie’s Steven Farber, with help from Yixian Zheng’s lab, sheds light on how form follows function for intestinal cells responding to high-fat foods that are rich in cholesterol and triglycerides.
Baltimore, MD—Allan C. Spradling, Director Emeritus of Carnegie’s Department of Embryology, has been awarded the 23rd March of Dimes and Richard B. Johnson, Jr., MD Prize in Developmental Biology as “an outstanding scientist who has profoundly advanced the science that...
On Monday, April 16th, the Department of Embryology’s Dr. Joe Gall hosted Nobel Laureate Dr. Carol Greider as a special seminar speaker in the weekly seminar series. Dr. Greider is currently the Daniel Nathans Professor & Director of Molecular Biology & Genetics at...
Washington, DC—Not too long ago, biologists would induce mutations in an entire genome, isolate an organism that displayed a resulting disease or abnormality that they wanted to study, and then work backward to determine which gene was responsible for the defect.  This...
Monday, May 21, 2018 - 12:15pm
University of California- San Diego
Laboratory of Gene Regulation
Host: Yixian Zheng
Monday, November 12, 2018 - 12:15pm
Howard Hughes Medical Institute
Host: Alex Bortvin