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Cell Image of the Month

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The centrosome is a non-membranous subcellular structure composed of a mother and daughter centriole. The mother centriole function as the assembly point for the primary cilium, a microtubule-based sensory organelle, which is involved in signal transduction...Read more


The Story Behind the Cancer Statistics

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Cancer rates are steadily increasing worldwide and are projected to continue to rise during the next decade. But what part of it is a true increase and what part is influenced by other factors, such as reporting and quality of various cancer registries, is unclear. In this week's blog post, we will highlight some of the common terms used when discussing cancer statistics and what to consider when interpreting it...Read more


Thymus and T cells of the Adaptive Immune System

2019-03-08
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Thymus is a gland, and one of the primary lymphoid organs where T cell maturation is taking place. T cells are the major component of the adaptive immune system...Read more


GATA-1, KLF-1 and IKZF1 - Transcription Factors in Hematopoiesis

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Throughout life, blood cells are continuously formed in the bone marrow, a process known as hematopoiesis. Hematopoiesis relies on several different mediators, and defects in this system may cause severe pathological conditions...Read more


The Fertilizing Fallopian Tubes

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The fallopian tube mucosal layer is a simple columnar epithelium composed of secretory and ciliated epithelial cells, in order to provide the necessary environment for fertilization of the egg cell...Read more


Upcoming Events


FEBS Sir Hans Krebs Lecture

July 6, 2019 - July 11, 2019

On Monday July 8, at 13.45 pm, Mathias Uhlen will give the FEBS Sir Hans Krebs Lecture, in Krakow, Poland.