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Graduate Peer Group: How to Lead When You Are Not in Charge

Posted by on October 29th, 2015

Itamar Harel¹* and Tomer Stern²* ¹ Department of Biological Regulation, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, 76100, Israel Present address: Department of Genetics, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA ² Department of Molecular Genetics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Rehovot, 76100, Israel * Correspondence: itamarharel1980@gmail.com (IH), tomer.stern@weizmann.ac.il (TS) – Starting early: How can we make more out of graduate school? In[…]

On the scaling of the skeletal system

Posted by on October 28th, 2015

By Tomer Stern, the skeletal development laboratory of Prof. Elazar Zelzer, Department of Molecular Genetics, Weizmann Institute of Science, Israel.   Proper shape-size relation is essential for the function of all organs and organisms. Thus, one of the key challenges shared by developing organs is the adjustment of physical dimensions to the massively growing body,[…]