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The people behind the papers: Alaa Hachem and John Parrington

Posted by on August 16th, 2017

Embryogenesis begins with fertilisation, and defective activation of the egg by the sperm is implicated in human infertility. Today’s paper, published in the most recent issue of Development, investigates the role of the sperm protein PLCζ in egg activation and the calcium oscillations that accompany it. We caught up with co-first author Alaa Hachem and his[…]

Signalling 2015 conference: abstract deadline fast approaching

Posted by on June 23rd, 2015

Signalling 2015: Cellular Functions of Phosphoinositides and Inositol Phosphates 1—4 September 2015 Robinson College, Cambridge, UK Join the Biochemical Society and FEBS in Robinson College, Cambridge, this September for the Signalling 2015: Cellular Functions of Phosphoinositides and Inositol Phosphates conference. This meeting will bring together world-leading and early career scientists to discuss the latest research into the[…]