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Engineer position in molecular biology and genetics

Posted by , on 9 November 2015

An engineer position in molecular biology and genetics is available starting in January 2016 at the Developmental Biology Institute of Marseille, France (, in the groups of Pierre-François Lenne and ...

AI tackles variability of metastatic conversion triggered by bioelectric disregulation

Posted by , on 7 November 2015

  One of the most important problems in experimental biology has to do with variability / heterogeneity (Rubin, 1990): why do different organisms react differently to the same perturbation or ...

Burning down the house I- bad ideas

Posted by , on 6 November 2015

This Sticky Wicket article first featured in Journal of Cell Science. Read other articles and cartoons of Mole & Friends here.     “Watch out, you might get what you’re after! ...

Travelling fellowship: Breaking boundaries in science from Colombia to London

Posted by , on 6 November 2015

I am a third year PhD student and I work on limb regeneration in a non-model organism: Bolitoglossa ramosi, a salamander belonging to the family Plethodontidae. These salamanders show some ...

An interview with José Silva

Posted by , on 5 November 2015

This interview first featured in the Journal of Cell Science and is part of their interview series Cell Scientists to Watch.   José Silva studied biology at the University of Porto, ...

Postdoctoral Position / Lung Regeneration / Basement Membrane (Munich, Germany)

Posted by , on 5 November 2015

The Helmholtz Zentrum München (HMGU; – a research institution within the Helmholtz Association of German Research Centers, is a leading center in health research with a focus on Environmental ...

Mole- So now you have your own lab! Part VI- FCTWAWKI

Posted by , on 4 November 2015

This cartoon was first published in the Journal of Cell Science. Read other articles and cartoons of Mole & Friends here.   Part I- ‘The imposter’ Part II- ‘The teaching monster’ Part ...

In Development this week (Vol. 142, Issue 21)

Posted by , on 3 November 2015

Here are the highlights from the current issue of Development:   Spatial mapping in the brain Many sensory systems show topographic mapping: the spatial organisation of peripheral receptors is preserved ...

Workshop “Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance”

Posted by , on 2 November 2015

At the beginning of October 2015, the workshop “Transgenerational Epigenetic Inheritance” organized by Edith Heard, Ruth Lehmann and the Company of Biologists took place in Wiston House, West Sussex, United ...

This month on the Node- October 2015

Posted by , on 1 November 2015

Research: – Can we make embryos in silico? Miquel posted about his recent paper in Bioinformatics, and the modeling framework he implemented in the new tool EmbryoMaker. – What does YAP ...

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