Self-renewing cells

Stowers researchers reveal molecular competition drives adult stem cells to renew and specialize

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Sea lamprey study

Recent studies of sea lamprey show how this ancient vertebrate uses tools to build a strange-looking head

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"Mega" Cells

Platelet producing megakaryocytes found in bone marrow may one day be used to facilitate stem cell regeneration

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Faculty Search

Application deadline is November 1, 2015.
For more information and to submit your application, please visit our faculty search pages. 
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Vibrant Community

The Stowers Institute attracts the best minds from all over the world. At last count, our scientists and students hailed from 30 different countries.

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Meet Our Scientists

When Joan and Ron starting collaborating during the early days of their scientific careers it marked the launch of “The Conaways” as an unstoppable transcriptional force. Three decades and 150 papers later they still  “enjoy tearing into biochemical questions.

In the Spotlight

Read all about the Herculean efforts often required to battle cancer in the latest edition
of the online Stowers Report.

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Graduate School

The Graduate School of The Stowers Institute

Transformative and integrative approaches to research is how our young scientists will revolutionize 21st century biology.

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