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(Developmental) Biology around the internet- August 2015

Posted by on August 14th, 2015

Here is August’s round-up of some of the interesting content that we spotted around the internet!   News & Research – Ian Sussex, one of the founding fathers of plant developmental biology, recently passed away. Developmental Biology published an obituary. – Nature jobs published several articles providing advice to new PIs: how to manage your lab budget, to serve (or[…]

Travel Grants: Epigenetics, Obesity & Metabolism conference

Posted by on August 13th, 2015

Funds, especially for travel have been tightly squeezed in recent times and here at Abcam we know of how difficult it is for scientists, especially those starting out in their careers to attend conferences. Abcam is committed to bringing scientists together to share information, strengthen relationship and forge new collaborations. With this ethos, we’re very[…]

16th International Xenopus Conference 28 August – 1 September, 2016

Posted by on August 13th, 2015

  First Announcement The 16th International Xenopus Conference Sunday 28 August – Thursday 1 September, 2016 Venue: Orthodox Academy of Crete, Chania Please join us for the 16th International Xenopus Conference to be held 28 August – 1 September 2016 at the Orthodox Academy of Crete. This conference has been held biennially since 1984 and brings together[…]

Resources for Developmental Biologists

Posted by on July 16th, 2015

At last week’s SDB Meeting in Utah, I attended the ‘Imaging Workshop’, which was designed to give attendees an overview of some of the imaging-based resources available to the community, and then to facilitate a free discussion among participants about the challenges – and their potential solutions – in the developmental biology imaging field. Several[…]

Celebrate the Node’s birthday at the SDB meeting!

Posted by on July 6th, 2015

This week will see the Society for Developmental Biology (SDB) meeting take place in Snowbird, in Utah, and we will be there! Come by booth nr 12 (Rendezvous room) if you would like to say hello and chat about the Node! We also need your help: We would love to feature a meeting report about this[…]

The people who make the Node happen

Posted by on July 3rd, 2015

This year we are celebrating the Node’s 5th anniversary, and this wouldn’t have been possible without the help of many people. Our biggest thank you goes to you, our community! The Node is only a lively, dynamic website because you read, post, comment and share the word with your colleagues. Another big thanks goes to[…]

Funded places still available for the workshop ‘Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance’!

Posted by on July 2nd, 2015

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EuroStemCell Newsletter June 2015: Stockholm, stem cells and summer

Posted by on July 2nd, 2015

This month’s newsletter has a focus on the recent annual meeting of the International Society for Stem Cell Research, which was held in Stockholm at the end of June. If you weren’t able to be there, we have lots you can catch up on here. At the ISSCR, EuroStemCell discovered that they have recently published[…]

5 years, 5 posts- celebrating the Node’s 5th anniversary!

Posted by on July 2nd, 2015

Happy birthday to us! It has been 5 years since the Node was first launched, and we have come a long way. Over the last 5 years, over 1,500 posts have been published, almost as many users have registered and we can now boast over 5,000 visitors a month!     The only proper way[…]

A new look… but still the same Node!

Posted by on July 1st, 2015

As you may have noticed, the Node is looking a little different today! This year we are celebrating our 5th anniversary, and 5 years is a long time in the life of a website. As many of you told us in the survey we ran a few months ago, the Node looked old fashioned and[…]