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Scientists discover the molecular switch for nerve cells' insulating jelly rolls
...f myelin, producing the biological equivalent of a jelly
roll. Using a sophisticated system for growing nerve cells in laboratory dishes, the team identified a gene called neuregulin as the myelin signal. This signal directs Schwann cells, the nervous system's cellular architects, to build elaborate sheat...
A new look at the state of the oceans
...-floating organisms in the water, from bacteria to jelly
fish. The image material and related information on planktonic organisms, e.g. taxonomic descriptions, facilitate the identification of species. The data base was re-installed recently and, at present, holds more than 3000 images and over 500 species...
ASU researchers test antibacterial effects of healing clays
...eter-thick slices of bread in a "peanut butter and jelly
sandwich." The "bread" is composed of three region...ossible. This interlayer, as the peanut butter and jelly
are termed, can vary in width and composition depending on the kinds of waters and elements present ...