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This month on the Node- July 2013

Posted by on August 1st, 2013

Another busy month on the Node, with a particular focus on zebrafish. Plenty of meeting reports, research, interviews and more, as well as new job posts. Here are the highlights:   Meeting Reports With conference season well underway, the Node saw several meeting reports this month: – Leonardo and Joaquin posted several reports from the[…]

This month on the Node- June

Posted by on June 30th, 2013

June saw a lot of interesting posts on the Node! Meeting reports, research posts, and more, as well as few new jobs in our jobs page. Here are some of the highlights:   Meeting reports Several meetings were covered on the Node this month: – Harry attended the International Society for Stem Cell Research (ISSCR) annual[…]

This month on the Node: May

Posted by on May 31st, 2013

May was another busy month on the Node, with a combination of research, publishing and Node news, in addition to several job posts. One very exciting news was that the Node has a new community manager! You can learn more about Cat on her introductory post and you can always contact her with suggestions and comments. Woods Hole[…]

This month on the Node: April

Posted by on April 30th, 2013

Again, things have been busy on the Node this month and, as well as the usual flurry of job adverts, we’ve had some great research- and meeting-based posts. Below are just some of the highlights. Remember – it’s easy to post on the Node, so feel free to get in touch (or simply post away!)[…]

Last month on the Node: March 2013

Posted by on April 2nd, 2013

We had another busy month on the Node, with posts and comments relating to research articles, upcoming meetings, resources for developmental biologists…and, of course, the stem cell image contest.   Here’s a round-up of some of the highlights:   Stem cell image contest Voting for the stem cell image contest opened earlier this month, and[…]

This month on the Node: February 2013

Posted by on February 28th, 2013

It was a short month, but a momentous one in the life of the Node: Eva, who set up the site and ran it for the last almost three years, has said goodbye and moved on to new challenges. We’ll need your help to keep things going until her replacement arrives, so please keep posting,[…]

This month on the Node – January 2013

Posted by on January 31st, 2013

Let’s start this monthly summary with two fantastic posts that were left out of last month’s roundup due to the holiday period (and scheduled posts). Idoia Quintana studies shark brain development in Spain, and travelled to Scotland recently to learn how to work with mouse brains, so she could do some cross-species comparison. “At the[…]

Top Node posts of 2012

Posted by on January 3rd, 2013

Happy New Year! We’ve looked at our stats for the past year to see which posts were the most popular. At the top of the list were the Woods Hole images and the two essay competition nominees, There’ll be dragons? and An Excitingly Predictable ‘Omic Future. But there were many other popular posts this past[…]

This month on the Node – December 2012

Posted by on December 31st, 2012

And we’ve reached the end of another full calendar year on the Node. What were your favourite posts this year? As a refresher, here is a look back on some of the content of this past month. Advent calendar For most of this past month, you will have been able to find a new paper[…]

This month on the Node – November 2012

Posted by on November 30th, 2012

Site upgrade We now have a “featured topics” bar across the top of the page, which has the same function as these highlight posts: to let you know what happened on the Node recently. This upgrade also came with author profile page. Do remember to fill out your profile bio, because people can now see[…]