Tag: "teamwork" at biology news
Plant gene related to cancer treatment may foster new oncology drugs
... hormone transport. Recent evidence suggests that teamwork
between PGP and PIN proteins determines the direction auxin moves and, therefore, how the plant develops, Murphy said. In plants, shape, height and bending in response to light and gravity are largely determined by the direction and amount of auxin m...
Wild birds help to create human flu vaccine
...ech, F.A.O.'s Chief Veterinary Officer. "Effective teamwork
on all levels is our best defense against this potential pandemic." The multidisciplinary, collaborative response to this latest outbreak reflects the WCS 'One World-One Health' approach to making informed, multidisciplinary decisions on global hea...
APS lecturer shows rare video of 'teacher-student' immune cell interactions in live animal
...way to directly view much of this complex cellular teamwork
in vitro and in real time. The von Andrian videos provided a real-time look at what happens inside a mouse lymph node when a foreign microbe enters the body. The videos were made possible by recent technological advances together with techniques the...
Computational analysis shows that plant hormones often go it alone
..., are the same or different genes activated? The teamwork
model would predict yes, but Chory's team found otherwise. Co-lead authors Jennifer L. Nemhauser, Ph.D., a former postdoctoral fellow in Chory's lab and now assistant professor at the University of Washington in Seattle, and Fangxin Hong, Ph.D., a bi...
MUHC announces a transplant first in Quebec
...curred demonstrates the level of collaboration and teamwork
that exists between hospitals within Quebec. "The patient made a rapid recovery after surgery, and was discharged after only 10 days," says Dr. Nadia Gianetti, Medical Director the Heart Failure and Heart Transplant Program at the MUHC. "The seamle...