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Uncovering New Relationships and Organizational Principles in Protein Interaction Networks

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Proteins, those basic components of cells and tissues, carry out many biological functions by working with partners in networks. The dynamic nature of these networks – where proteins interact with different partners at different times and in...
6-Mar-2017 2:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Possible Key to Regeneration Found in Planaria’s Origins

A new report from the Stowers Institute for Medical Research chronicles the embryonic origins of planaria, providing new insight into the animal's remarkable regenerative abilities.
13-Feb-2017 1:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

New Finding Reveals Battle Behind Gene Expression

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The complex process regulating gene expression is often compared to following a recipe. Miss a genetic ingredient, or add it in the wrong order, and you could have a disaster on your hands.
15-Dec-2016 4:05 PM EST Add to Favorites

Research Points to Orb2 as a Physical Substrate for Memory Strength, Retention

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How do you remember what happened today in the weeks and months that follow? Researchers at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research have answered a piece of that question in a recent study.
2-Dec-2016 3:00 PM EST Add to Favorites

Shifts in the Microbiome Impact Tissue Repair and Regeneration

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Researchers at the Stowers Institute have established a definitive link between the makeup of the microbiome, the host immune response, and an organism’s ability to heal itself.
26-Aug-2016 2:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Researchers Discover a Key Molecular Signal That Shapes Regeneration in Planarian Stem Cells

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Researchers at the Stowers Institute have identified a key molecule that directs stem cells in the planarian flatworm to make copies of themselves.
9-Aug-2016 4:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Similarities Unite Three Distinct Gene Mutations of Treacher Collins Syndrome

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Scientists at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research have reported a detailed description of how function-impairing mutations in polr1c and polr1d genes cause Treacher Collins syndrome (TCS), a rare congenital craniofacial development disorder...
22-Jul-2016 1:05 PM EDT Add to Favorites

Robert Krumlauf Elected to the National Academy of Sciences

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The Stowers Institute for Medical Research is pleased to announce that Scientific Director and Investigator Robert Krumlauf, Ph.D., has been elected a member of the National Academy of Sciences (NAS) for his distinguished and continuing achievements...
4-May-2016 11:05 AM EDT Add to Favorites

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