Harvard University - Department of Molecular & Cellular Biology

MCB NEWS TAG: 'CELL'

17 stories listed
A Master Regulator for Circadian Gene Expression [O'Shea Lab] - Dec. 20, 2013
Organisms from humans to bacteria utilize endogenous timing mechanisms called ...
MCB News Tags:  2013, Cell, Erin O'Shea, publication
SWR1 [Leschziner Lab] - Sept. 12, 2013
Genome packaging is a universal process in eukaryotes. In the ...
How Does E. coli Segregate Its Sisters without a Spindle? [Kleckner Lab] - April 26, 2013
The E. coli chromosome is a single circular unit which ...
MCB News Tags:  2013, Cell, Nancy Kleckner, publication
How do Pluripotent Cells Choose a Fate? - June 10, 2011
A fundamental question in developmental biology is how multi-potent cells ...
How to Find Your Homolog Without Losing Your Sister - Dec. 9, 2010
Meiosis is a modified cellular program by which a single ...
MCB News Tags:  2010, Cell, Nancy Kleckner, publication
Trigger for Brain Plasticity Identified - Aug. 8, 2008
Researchers have long sought a factor that can trigger the ...
MCB News Tags:  2008, Cell, publication, Takao Hensch
Piggy-backing Meiotic Chromosomes - June 27, 2008
Movement plays important fundamental roles in basic chromosomal processes. Motion ...
MCB News Tags:  2008, Cell, Nancy Kleckner, publication
A Kinase Pathway Required for Neuronal Polarity - May 4, 2007
Proper polarization of neurons during development is essential for circuit ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Cell, Joshua Sanes, publication
Target-Derived Signals Organize Motor Nerve Terminals - April 5, 2007
Using the neuromuscular junction, an accessible, peripheral synapse between a ...
MCB News Tags:  2007, Cell, Joshua Sanes, publication
An Unusually Simple Signal Transduction System - Feb. 10, 2006
In this week’s Cell, Craig Ellermeier, Errett Hobbs, Eduardo ...
MCB News Tags:  2006, Cell, publication, Richard Losick
A New Mechanism for Long-term Memory - Jan. 13, 2006
We have provided a first glimpse of protein synthesis at ...
MCB News Tags:  2006, Cell, publication, Sam Kunes
Sex and Smell: the Molecular Architecture of Pheromone Sensing - Nov. 18, 2005
In a set of experiments published in the November 17 ...
MCB News Tags:  2005, Catherine Dulac, Cell, publication
Chromosome and Replisome Dynamics in E. coli - June 17, 2005
All cells are faced with two very basic problems each ...
MCB News Tags:  2005, Cell, Nancy Kleckner, publication
Developmental Commitment in B. Subtilis - May 6, 2005
Studying Bacillus subtilis, a microbe that can form spores when ...
MCB News Tags:  2005, Cell, publication, Richard Losick
Finding a Presynaptic Organizer That Makes the Brain Functional - July 22, 2004
Neurons analyze and transmit information in the brain. Information is ...
MCB News Tags:  2004, Cell, Joshua Sanes, publication
New Light on Crossover Differentiation - June 16, 2004
A paper just published from the Kleckner lab in Cell ...
MCB News Tags:  2004, Cell, Nancy Kleckner, publication