Hox genes, key regulators of the way the bodies of bilaterally symmetrical animals form, also play a role in controlling the radially symmetric body plan of the starlet sea anemone, Nematostella vectensis.
Researchers from the Stowers Institute for Medical Research and collaborators have identified a way to expand blood-forming, adult stem cells from human umbilical cord blood (hUCB).
Researchers from the Kulesa Lab at the Stowers Institute for Medical Research and collaborators set out to construct a logic-based model incorporating information about developmental signaling pathways implicated in neuroblastoma.
Scientists in the Halfmann Lab at the Stowers Institute have identified a physical basis for the spread of corrupted proteins known as prions inside cells.
Alice Accorsi's research uses a freshwater snail to study the mechanisms behind the regeneration of complex eyes
Scientists have long suspected that not all cells were created equal, but until recently they lacked the tools to fully explore the role single cells play in biological phenomena like cancer and regeneration.
This Jaspersen Lab predoctoral researcher explored a variety of jobs from waitressing to banking before discovering her love for genetics research.
Scientific images generated by microscopy are gaining mainstream popularity as objects of art.
New approaches in genomics help analyze emerging model organisms.
Now a program lead scientist at CRISPR Therapeutics, Mary-Lee Dequéant did her predoctoral research in the lab of former Stowers Investigator Olivier Pourquié, PhD.