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Yoshiki Sasai: stem cell Sensei

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Interview with SDB poster winner Niteace Whittington

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the Node at the CSHL conference on Avian Model Systems

Posted by on February 25th, 2014

The Node is on the road again! Next week, from the 5th to the 8th of March, Cold Spring Habor Laboratories will be hosting a conference on Avian Model Systems, and the Node will be there! Are you attending this meeting? Then say hello to Cat, our community manager, who would love to hear your […]
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(Developmental) Biology around the internet- February 2014

Posted by on February 13th, 2014

Here is our monthly round-up of some of the interesting content that we spotted around the internet:   News & Research: - A new paper in Nature claims that cellular reprogramming can be achieved by exposing cells to stress. - The winners of the 2014 SDB awards were announced. Richard Harland, Christopher Wylie and Janet Heasman […]
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BSCB/BSDB Early Bird Registration Deadline is Today!

Posted by on February 7th, 2014

The early bird deadline for the BSCB/BSDB spring meeting registration is today (Friday 7th of Feb). http://www.bscb-bsdb-meetings.co.uk/reg.htm
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Slidecasts and videos from conference on congenital melanocytic nevus

Posted by on February 5th, 2014

Limited time offer! Read on.   As a developmental biologist, I have found my calling in applying what I have learned about normal embryogenesis to better understanding the pathophysiology of various human congenital malformations. Often these are rare diseases, and I work closely with patient associations devoted to those conditions and learning to live with […]
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Woods Hole embryology course 2014- last chance to apply

Posted by on February 4th, 2014

Having celebrated its 120th anniversary last year, the Woods Hole embryology course is back in 2014! The course will consist of 6 intense weeks of lectures and laboratory work, from the 7th of June to the 20th of July, and applications are open to graduate students, postdoctoral fellows and senior researchers seeking a broad view […]
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Of non-existent black holes and pickled stem cells

Posted by on February 2nd, 2014

Physics and Biology were the media darlings last week. Earlier, one of my favorite physicists Professor Stephen Hawking claimed through his paper that there are no black holes! Well… later I realized he actually insist in calling it with different name, “Metastable bound states of the gravitational field”!!! I know I am not meant to […]
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Colourful life of a fruit fly

Posted by on January 22nd, 2014

Those lucky scientists, who study organisms which allow live imaging experiments to be effectively performed, do not always appreciate what a luxury it is to watch the tissue of interest develop in time. Scientists who work on less accessible models that take long time to develop to term, look with envy on the beautiful movies […]
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(Developmental) Biology around the internet- January 2014

Posted by on January 15th, 2014

Here is our monthly round-up of some of the interesting content that we spotted around the internet:   News & Research: - Nature revealed their list of 10 people that mattered in 2013, while the UK Science Council revealed its list of 100 leading UK practicing scientists. - This Christmas saw developmental biologist Alison Woollard present […]
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The Node in Oxford

Posted by on January 9th, 2014

  The Node is back on the road in 2014, and our first stop this year is the city of dreaming spires- Oxford in the UK!     Cat, the Node community manager, will be giving two talks on Monday the 13th of January:     ‘How to use social media to promote and communicate […]
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RI Christmas Lectures 2013- Developmental Biology in the spotlight

Posted by on December 20th, 2013

The Royal Institution Christmas Lectures are an annual event where science is celebrated and young people are inspired. This year’s lectures celebrate the Life Fantastic, and will showcase the excitement, beauty and medical potential of developmental biology.   If you were brought up in the UK, the Royal Institution (RI) Christmas Lectures will have been […]
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