News Archive

July 26, 2022

New research from the lab of Stowers Investigator Paul Trainor, PhD, examines key genes and pathways that when mutated, disrupt ribosome formation and ribosomal RNA transcription, leading to neural crest cell death and subsequent disorders of the head and face.

July 12, 2022

KCTV5, the local CBS affiliate in Kansas City, recently sat down with the Stowers Institute for Medical Research’s microscopy team and Executive Director, Alejandro Sanchez Aleverado, PhD to discuss the extraordinary images captured by NASA’s James Webb Telescope.

July 8, 2022

Ahead of the American Century Championship, KSHB 41, the local NBC affiliate in Kansas City, MO visited to the institute to highlight the incredible work conducted by our scientists.

June 28, 2022

The architecture and firing mechanism of the starlet sea anemone’s stinging organelle is fully resolved in new research from Ahmet Karabulut, a predoctoral researcher in the Gibson Lab at the Stowers Institute. The findings may have applications for designing microscopic medical devices to deliver medicines at the cellular level. 

June 22, 2022

New research from the lab of Randal Halfmann, PhD, has uncovered the thermodynamic forces required to drive an immune system response in an irrevocable, switch-like nature. 

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