Nanog plays key role in early sex cell development
Mouse embryos lacking the Nanog gene show reduced numbers of Primordial Germ Cells
Discovery speeds cell reprogramming
Keisuke Kaji and colleagues make key discovery that could enhance the efficiency and the speed of the conversion of cells from one type to another in the lab.
Understanding egg development in mammals
Two new studies published in Nature and Molecular Cell have identified roles for RNA modification in the control of egg cell development in mammals.
Construction starts on Centre for Tissue Repair
Stuart Forbes and Castlebrae High School pupil Kelsey Wallace break ground for the Centre for Tissue Repair