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Sweet cells of September: Sept. 13-20

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, September 14, 2017
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September cells: Sept. 6-13

Posted By David L. Evans, Friday, September 8, 2017

Thanks to web detective Jon Jackson

Genes

Genetics of preterm birth

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa1612665?query=featured_home&utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=3e2a46f06c-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-3e2a46f06c-149927409#t=articleResults

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: New Engl. j. med.

Can you predict the facial appearance from the genes?

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/geneticists-pan-paper-that-claims-to-predict-a-persons-face-from-dna/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170911

Full, free essay: Sci. Am.

Liquid and reorganization of genome

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366225

Full, free story, refs. image: BioTechnol.

Genes and late-onset Alzheimer

https://www.statnews.com/2017/09/11/alzheimers-disease-gene-family/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=c0e2be175e-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-c0e2be175e-149927409

Full, free article, links: STAT

Other features of the nucleus

Epigenetics and smoking

https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/09/smoking-linked-epigenetic-changes-cells?et_cid=6094671&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6094671&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

Nuclear envelope has fast shape changes

http://www.pnas.org/content/early/2017/09/11/1702226114.abstract

Free abstract: Proc. nat'l. acad. sci.

Cells of the nervous system

Glia cells important in brain development

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/08/biologists-find-new-source-brains-development?et_cid=6079685&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6079685&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: R&D mag.

Addictive behavior? Blame these interneurons

https://elifesciences.org/articles/26231

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: eLife

Neurons from skin cells

http://www.futurity.org/motor-neurons-skin-cells-1538112/

Complete, free report, images, links: Futurity

The big business of the cell

When autophagy fails

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50303/title/Image-of-the-Day--When-Cells-Stop-Cleaning/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=56218054&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_6Pr46SF6tzPp6m8zlKlkTr5Qk4Red2Dort_lhB7v5ycI6LYZeFPjwnyPV3NTTzdqFLINfDbkn8dGE__bpOt4eZc7WVw&_hsmi=56218054

Free image, link: Scientist

Make mitochondria smaller, live longer?

https://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-017-00525-4?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=e6fe0ec18c-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-e6fe0ec18c-149927409

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: Nature

Cell molecular motors

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50153/title/Motor-Man/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=56252739&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8pNv8TGQDuMp4ELDgkYh8UJJ0SW5-atjkH_N_aPSuKUgosf-mXOxp7IYLnCAhDV-8ibPhlXxFmH1rB04XoRECDaoTCvg&_hsmi=56252739

Full, free essay, links: Scientist

Mesenchymal cells to grow new bone

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/09/lab-grown-bone-cell-breakthrough-heralds-new-benefits-orthopedics?et_cid=6093226&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6093226&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: R&D mag.

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Cytology now: Aug. 30-Sept. 6

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, August 31, 2017

Thanks to web detective Tynan Becker

Leukocytes

Eosinophilic bronchitis

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMicm1616156?query=TOC

Short, free item, images: New Engl. j. med.

Vomocytosis in macrophages

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50233/title/Image-of-the-Day--Everybody-Vomits/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55842991&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_8whjThnOivSv9QE75oDxeeJBlBVlq0ocC_hSpGbrlvfG08G13gFIeorZunILiEV_IMEX1dqcOtJKvvkVEiwSmfxjibw&_hsmi=55842991

Brief, free piece, video, link: Scientist

Extracellular trapping in basophils

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1111/all.12662/epdf?r3_referer=wol&tracking_action=preview_click&show_checkout=1&purchase_referrer=onlinelibrary.wiley.com&purchase_site_license=LICENSE_DENIED_NO_CUSTOMER

Free abstract: Allergy

Bits of cells

Better understanding of mitochondria

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/08/breakthrough-understanding-mitochondria?et_cid=6079298&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6079298&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free essay: R&D mag.

Ribosomal DNA? Yep.

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366207

Complete, free report, image, refs.: BioTechniq.

The big business of the cell

The art of the neuron

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50232/title/Reimagining-Neuroscience-s-Finest-Works-of-Art/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55892568&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9Asxj4jOlTP8UnQbW72qAfBrWv_VUqNd2eg_bpTp_7oJ9XIvvlwr8chfTSLkvDRdpqwjkN-2OuVkHYiksD0zJj5diIjw&_hsmi=55892568

Full, free item, images: Scientist

Cell divisions not necessarily equal

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50214/title/Infographic--Why-Not-All-Cell-Divisions-Are-Equal/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55968807&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9wjtQFWdo1o6LX9RN2yFntR66fwSow6cPOiuNlwV1fxQR3ysAAXlvCWwhVO1BpXOfRUILqdmI60_Z5EI_aufMeFShECw&_hsmi=55968807

Free graphic: Scientist

Genetic inks between cardiovascular and diabetes

https://www.rdmag.com/article/2017/09/gene-variants-link-diabetes-and-heart-disease?et_cid=6084323&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6084323&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Full, free item: R&D mag.

Cell therapy for parkinsonism works in monkeys

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/50228/title/Parkinson-s-Disease-Cell-Therapy-Relieves-Symptoms-in-Monkeys/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55842991&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--ndMFs65xI2b4R0biWDGo8f3Pe65wMvrwSHBIo7ALYyImMfdNIRkhSLqENGRF7Lbfy7PB3R0nUBe-k8Kz3OY1yvxkEdQ&_hsmi=55842991

Complete, free report, links, images: Scientist

Tags:  genetics  Leukocytes  mitochondria 

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The cells of summer: Aug. 23-30

Posted By David L. Evans, Monday, August 28, 2017

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Join the CELLabration: Aug. 16-23

Posted By David L. Evans, Monday, August 21, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Linda Moussakova, A.J. Petto, Valerie Dean O'Loughlin, and Hiranya Sankor Roychowdhury

What is the DNA doing?

Anorexia nervosa and genetics

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366028

Full, free item, ref.: BioTechniq.

Checking the settings of the molecular clock

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/How-Evolutionary-Biologists-Calibrate-a-Molecular-Clock/biotechniques-366018.html

Full, free story, ref.: BioTechniq.

What does your DNA say about your race?

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/white-nationalists-are-flocking-to-genetic-ancestry-tests-with-surprising-results/?WT.mc_id=SA_DD_20170816

Complete, free report, links: STAT

Mitochondrial DNA variation and autism

http://journals.plos.org/plosgenetics/article?id=10.1371/journal.pgen.1006391

Full, free essay, linked cites., figs.: PLoS gen.

Virus, Inc.

Need virus pix?

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/365938#.WUFYW5LytaQ

10 images, links: BioTechniq.

Virus extruding genome: 3-D

http://uwm.edu/news/uwm-researchers-create-first-3d-movie-virus-action/

Press release, video: U. Wisconsin/M

Zika virus poem

https://www.poemhunter.com/poem/zika-virus/

Free website: Poem hunt.

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Wonderful cells: Aug. 9-16

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, August 9, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Jon Jackson, Valerie Dean O'Loughlin, and Camille Freeman

In and around the nucleus

Meiosis and pregnancy loss

http://news.wisc.edu/pregnancy-loss-and-evolution-of-sex-linked-by-cellular-line-dance/

Press release, video, image, link: U. Wisconsin

Epigenetics help identify new neuron subtypes

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/new-neuron-types-identified-epigenetically/81254799?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170811

Full, free story, image: GEN

Some Archaea package their DNA in histones too

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/first-look-how-archaea-package-their-dna-reveals-theyre-lot-us

Complete, free report, image, links: New sci.

Rare mutation affecting generations in family

https://www.statnews.com/2017/08/14/rare-disease-neuropathy-deater/?utm_source=STAT+Newsletters&utm_campaign=1b4f9e70ea-MR&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_8cab1d7961-1b4f9e70ea-149927409

Full, free item, images: STAT

DNA hacking

http://dnasec.cs.washington.edu/dnasec.pdf

Full, free essay, refs., images: USENIX

The big business of the cell

Homeostasis

http://advan.physiology.org/content/39/4/259

Full, free story, linked cites., figs: Am. physio. soc.

Stem cell applications: two blood cell production methods

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/366118

Full, free essay, images, refs.: BioTechniq.

Reversing aging in human progeria cells

https://www.dddmag.com/article/2017/08/researchers-reverse-aging-human-cells?et_cid=6051649&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6051649&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report: Drug discov. & develop.

Growing hair with organoids

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/hair-growth-stimulated-in-3d-organoids/81254804?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=01&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170814

Full, free piece, images: GEN

How old is that cell?

http://www.nature.com/articles/s41551-017-0093

Free abstract: Nature biomed. engineering

Endocannabinoids and the cell

Jejunum and more: endocannabinoid receptors all over

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49810/title/Your-Body-Is-Teeming-with-Weed-Receptors/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55248523&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-8CvpV-14EIeqscrP7CptaVJlkl1UYMODd-Szbn6b0EI34DcviupMBNvHDdffLxbuKl5-Av6WhI-DghRA4eVT_FRJC9hQ&_hsmi=55248523

Complete, free report, refs., image: Scientist

Endocannabinoid signaling

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49895/title/Endocannabinoids-in-the-Groove/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55248523&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--uJoD8RhSzOh2JSH3GEQXczVZoemJTMqIlIc6qD1dk9zYo10cSrKyI1B3GmV06hRaEt8ueKvGOuROLRJlll8s-PeJyZA&_hsmi=55248523

Short, free item, images, graphics: Scientist

Imagine imaging

Holographic cell displays

http://advances.sciencemag.org/content/3/8/e1700553.full

Full, free essay, linked cites., figs.: Science

3-D, living cow embryo viewed

https://www.rdmag.com/news/2017/08/new-microscope-technique-reveals-internal-structure-live-embryos?et_cid=6052034&et_rid=54713780&location=top&et_cid=6052034&et_rid=54713780&linkid=content

Complete, free report, image: R&D mag.

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Summer of cells: Aug. 2-9

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Peter English and John Hawthorne

Fooling the genes

Gene editing snips out gene causing heart defect

https://www.sciencenews.org/article/crispr-gene-editing-human-embryos

Full, free article, links, refs., images: Sci. news

Tricking cardiomyocytes to better function

https://www.nature.com/cr/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/cr201787a.html

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: Cell res.

Engineered epidermal cells for blood glucose homeostasis

http://www.cell.com/cell-stem-cell/fulltext/S1934-5909(17)30274-6

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Cell stem cell

In and around the nucleus

Paternal environment, inherited epigenetics

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bies.201300113/pdf

Complete, free report, fig., refs.: Bioessays

Gene, active in mouse muscles, regulates sleep patterns

https://elifesciences.org/articles/26557#abstract

Free abstract, downloadable pdf: eLife

The big business of the cell

Help! A bewildering variety of T-lymphocytes

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49941/title/The-Ever-Expanding-T-Cell-World--A-Primer/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=55018669&_hsenc=p2ANqtz--sttVk4lzHBLGLcwUpUWLae24cMTf141k0_w0cQCih8KrFG0N6f_0mUfy7VbDAfGf2Joaa_ysqS5HdaaaYNCVlAoskCw&_hsmi=55018669

Full, free primer, images, table: Scientist

NAD update

https://www.vitamonk.com/blogs/health/what-is-nad-and-how-it-works

Full, free blog, videos, links: Vitamonk

Electrical stimulation, satellite cells, regeneration

http://jap.physiology.org/content/early/2017/05/25/japplphysiol.00855.2016

Free abstract: J. apl. physio.

Determining how mechanical forces affect the cell

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49860/title/The-Mechanobiology-Garage/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=54885275&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-9vl5AQtUzIsWGE3GkWcTETJUugaEWK9LK63IBRvw96bFEs3kRItKZxp9mqWbCwpbLoEd0DnjSIZ1K1kyymyO_8CZOC4Q&_hsmi=54885275

Complete, free report, images, links: Scientist

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Cells du jour: July 26-Aug. 2

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, July 26, 2017

Thanks to web detectives Kevin Patton and A.J Petto

The big business of the cell

What good are pericytes to blood vessels?

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/bypass-surgery-could-be-bypassed-if-pericytes-cooperate/81254719?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170726

Full, free essay: GEN

Novel subtypes of dendritic cell, monocytes

http://science.sciencemag.org/content/356/6335/eaah4573

Free abstract, images: Science

Declining human sperm count

http://www.bbc.com/news/health-40719743

Full, free story, images, links: BBC

Hypothalamic stem cells extend lives in mice

http://www.nature.com/nature/journal/vaop/ncurrent/full/nature23282.html?foxtrotcallback=true

Free abstract, images: Nature

In and around the nucleus

She was Irish, right? Not so much

https://www.washingtonpost.com/graphics/2017/lifestyle/she-thought-she-was-irish-until-a-dna-test-opened-a-100-year-old-mystery/?tid=a_classic-iphone&utm_term=.cd02e6206a88

Complete, free report, links: Washington post

Genes for innate vocalizations in mice

http://www.pnas.org/content/114/30/8095.abstract

Free abstract, figs.: Proc. nat'l. acad. sci.

Gene therapy: Duchene MD treated in dogs

http://www.nature.com/articles/ncomms16105

Full, free article, linked cites., tables: Nature

Epigenetics passed thru 14 generations

http://www.sciencealert.com/scientists-have-observed-epigenetic-memories-passed-down-for-14-generations

Full, free essay, links: Sci. alert

Other bits of cells

Newly discovered: the cell mesh

http://www.biotechniques.com/news/The-Mesh-A-Newly-Discovered-Cellular-Structure/biotechniques-359682.html

Full, free essay, image, refs.: BioTechniq.

Inside and outside an HIV particle

https://news.illinois.edu/blog/view/6367/532452

Press release, images, ambition: U. Ill./U/C

Proteins help move chromatids to daughter cells

http://www.nature.com/articles/s41467-017-00209-z

Complete, free report, linked cites., figs.: Nature

Hoax paper on mitochondria printed in 4 journals

https://www.livescience.com/59927-midi-chlorians-paper-accepted-by-journals.html?utm_source=ls-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=20170726-ls

Full, free item, links: Live sci.

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Cell storm: July 19-26

Posted By David L. Evans, Wednesday, July 19, 2017
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Cells of summer: July 5-19

Posted By David L. Evans, Thursday, July 6, 2017

Thanks to web detectives A.J. Petto, Patti Valella, Ashlie Blinn, Carrie Dollar, Kenneth Long, Kevin Patton, and Kerrie Hoar

In the nucleus

Identical twins? Not so much

http://www.ninjajournalist.com/entertainment/identical-triplets-dna-test/

Full, free blog, images: Ninja Journalist

Retaining DNA after sex?

http://www.snopes.com/women-retain-dna/

Free website: Snopes

The night owl gene

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/night-owl-scientists-identify-a-gene-that-may-be-keeping-people-up-at-night/?WT.mc_id=SA_BS_20170714

Full, free item: Sci. Am.

Chromosomes changing loop patterns during cell cycle

http://www.genengnews.com/gen-news-highlights/music-of-the-genes-rises-from-the-cell-cycle/81254612?utm_medium=newsletter&utm_source=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights&utm_content=02&utm_campaign=GEN+Daily+News+Highlights_20170706

Complete, free report, image: GEN

Need virtual microscopy?

Classified list

http://histology.medicine.umich.edu/resources

U. Michigan

Histo- and pathology

https://virtualmicroscope.iime.cloud/

Free site from NYU

The cell membrane

How do you set-up for a dialysis tubing demo for osmosis?

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=V3mqR4iuCm8

Free video: YouTube

Gummy bears and celery: demo of osmosis

http://sciencecases.lib.buffalo.edu/cs/collection/detail.asp?case_id=722&id=722

Free website: Nat'l cent. case study sci. teach.

The plasma membrane game

https://biomanbio.com/HTML5GamesandLabs/Cellgames/celldefensehtml5page.html

Free website

The big business of the cell

Paternal DNA in mitochondria? Yes but rare

http://www.nejm.org/doi/full/10.1056/NEJMoa020350

Full, free article, linked cites., figs.: New Engl. j. med.

About the proposed Charley Gard therapy

https://www.scientificamerican.com/article/5-things-to-know-about-the-experimental-therapy-for-charlie-gard/?WT.mc_id=SA_EVO_20170717

Full, free item, links: Sci. Am.

Polarized photomicrograph of cat skin

http://www.the-scientist.com/?articles.view/articleNo/49902/title/Image-of-the-Day--Skinning-the-Cat/&utm_campaign=NEWSLETTER_TS_The-Scientist-Daily_2016&utm_source=hs_email&utm_medium=email&utm_content=54297399&_hsenc=p2ANqtz-_Cs1JV6DEQgiLm6QLh4r4kSAgfipKbGz6U2YsRQigKyMh2OGF1Tvzgg35lOtSvtr3_JD3nmCnxyDSYBHUV94yB_xyPow&_hsmi=54297399

Short explanation, image: Scientist

Proteasome failing at its job

http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1113/JP273607/full

Free abstract: J. physiol.

Fireworks from the microtubules

https://videopress.com/v/78LAPHGu

Free video: Videopress

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