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Cell & molecular biology

Research Field Diagnostics & prognostics

Cracking a Cold Case

| Roisin McGuigan

A 30-year-old medical puzzle leads researchers to develop a new molecular therapy.

Research Field Cell & molecular biology

The Extraocular Muscles in ALS: A Research Riddle

| Anton Tjust

Could the preservation of the eye muscles in ALS provide a new outlook on a deadly disease?

Research Field Diagnostics & prognostics

A PCR Technique Out of Left Field

| Joanna Cummings

Using left-handed DNA to better monitor and control PCR.

Research Field Cell & molecular biology

The Secrets of Senescence

| Vassilis Gorgoulis

Building on old techniques to create new methods of detecting cell senescence

Research Field Biomedical engineering

Video of the Month

| Klaus Hahn, Nikolay Dokholyan, and Onur Dagliyan

Optogenetics gives us an in depth look of cell motility and physiology

Research Field Cell & gene therapy

DNA on the Cutting Room Floor

| Charlotte Barker

CRISPR is the new kid on the block, but do ZFNs and TALENs still have a place?

Disease Area Cell & molecular biology

Making Waves - and Microbubbles

| Spiros Kotopoulis

Find out more about the fast-growing field of sonoporation

Research Field Cancer

Fly Eyes Run Amok

| William Aryitey

What can Drosophila eyes tell us about the origins of cancer?

Tools & Techniques Cell & molecular biology

Cellular Night Vision

| William Aryitey

French physicists have developed a thermal imaging technique that maps heat across a single cell

Research Field Cell & molecular biology

Sugars in the Spotlight

| Cathy Merry

It’s time to recognize that there is a world beyond genes and proteins. Glycobiology should take its rightful place at the center of biomedical research.

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