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This month on the Node- April 2014

Posted by on April 30th, 2014

Our jobs page has been particularly busy this month, with a range of job positions from research technicians to senior lectureships! Here are some of the other highlights:   Research: – Nikos wrote about what his work in Parhyale, recently published in Science, can tell us about the evolution of regeneration. – The undergraduates at Reed College[…]

This month on the Node- March 2014

Posted by on April 1st, 2014

2014 is continuing in full force on the Node. We had many interesting posts this month, as well as several job and PhD studentships advertised in our jobs page. Here are the highlights!   Research: – Fernando described a new technique called CLoNE, which allows cell labelling for lineage analysis of specific progenitor cells. –[…]

This month on the Node- February 2014

Posted by on March 1st, 2014

The Node was full of activity in February. Here are some of the highlights!   Research:   – Jennifer Fish and Richard Schneider wrote about their recent paper studying jaw size evolution using quail and duck. – Groups at the MPI-CBG in Dresden and Fritz Lipmann Institute in Jena showed that integrin and thyroid hormones promote[…]

This month on the Node- January 2014

Posted by on February 3rd, 2014

January was a busy month on the Node, particularly our jobs page, which included several new postdoctoral positions, as well as PhD studentships, group leader and technician positions. Here are some of the other highlights:   Research: – Yan Yun wrote about his recent Development paper examining the origins of aneuploidy by tracking chromosomes and their kinetochores[…]

Top Node posts of 2013

Posted by on January 6th, 2014

Happy new year everyone! To wrap up 2013 we had a look at our stats to find what out which were the most popular posts of the last year. 2013 saw the usual varied mix of news, research, meeting and discussion posts, so there was a lot to read!     Most viewed posts: 1-[…]

This month on the Node- November 2013

Posted by on December 1st, 2013

This month saw many interesting posts on the Node, in addition to several job and PhD studentship adverts in our jobs page. Here are some of the highlights!   Node series Our two series continued at full steam this month: – In our outreach series, the Cosy Science team presented their ongoing project of bringing science[…]

This month on the Node- October 2013

Posted by on November 1st, 2013

  The Node was full of activity in October. Here are some of the highlights! New series – ‘A day in the life’ is our new series on the model organisms used in developmental biology. Check out the current posts already available:    A day in the life of a Xenopus lab    A day in the[…]

This month on the Node- September 2013

Posted by on October 1st, 2013

September was a little bit more quiet than usual, but we still had many interesting posts. Here are the highlights!   Research – Gary examines a recent Science paper on the titration of replication factors in the Midblastula transition in Xenopus. – Karuna followed up on a previous Node post by writing about her recent paper on[…]

This month on the Node- August 2013

Posted by on August 31st, 2013

August might be the month when most people go on holidays, but the Node was still full of activity! Here are some of the highlights:   Research – Stefano de Renzis wrote about his recent paper using powerful microscopy techniques to study the role of endocytosis in morphogenesis. – Tatsuya posted on what is like working with[…]

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[…]