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New study reveals 'clutch' proteins responsible for putting T cell activation 'into gear'

New study reveals 'clutch' proteins responsible for putting T cell activation 'into gear'

Schwann cells induce self-repair of damaged nerves

Schwann cells induce self-repair of damaged nerves

New study helps develop treatments targeting inflammation without affecting gut function

New study helps develop treatments targeting inflammation without affecting gut function

FACS-based CRISPR screening shows how Chlamydia bacterium invades host cells

FACS-based CRISPR screening shows how Chlamydia bacterium invades host cells

Muscle loss in space travelers could be reduced finds study

Muscle loss in space travelers could be reduced finds study

Biologists team up to identify underlying mechanism of yolk segregation from surrounding cytoplasm

Biologists team up to identify underlying mechanism of yolk segregation from surrounding cytoplasm

Cell's cytoskeleton aids in energy transfer and information processing within neurons, study finds

Cell's cytoskeleton aids in energy transfer and information processing within neurons, study finds

Finding potential treatments for autoimmune diseases

Finding potential treatments for autoimmune diseases

Form drives function in cancer proliferation, UTSW study finds

Form drives function in cancer proliferation, UTSW study finds

Scientists discover central role of cell 'skeleton'

Scientists discover central role of cell 'skeleton'

Mutation in Huntington’s disease may alter interactions of Huntingtin protein with Rac1

Mutation in Huntington’s disease may alter interactions of Huntingtin protein with Rac1

Discovery of protein, lipid connection could lead to new influenza therapies

Discovery of protein, lipid connection could lead to new influenza therapies

New technique uses acoustic waves to measure the stiffness of living cells

New technique uses acoustic waves to measure the stiffness of living cells

Discovery of proteins that control mucin secretion reveals clues to treating colon, airway diseases

Discovery of proteins that control mucin secretion reveals clues to treating colon, airway diseases

Leica Microsystems' new THUNDER imagers set to transform visualization of 3D samples

Leica Microsystems' new THUNDER imagers set to transform visualization of 3D samples

The cytoskeleton of neurons found to play role in Alzheimer's disease

The cytoskeleton of neurons found to play role in Alzheimer's disease

Study finds specific function of HIV protein that slows viral spread in early stages of infection

Study finds specific function of HIV protein that slows viral spread in early stages of infection

Researchers identify genetic risk factor for atypical heart attack in women

Researchers identify genetic risk factor for atypical heart attack in women

New strategy for developing cell replacement therapies to combat type 1 diabetes

New strategy for developing cell replacement therapies to combat type 1 diabetes

Scientists create mini-placenta's to study early stages of pregnancy

Scientists create mini-placenta's to study early stages of pregnancy