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New model developed for understanding biomolecular condensates

Our planet contains an outstandingly diverse population of species, from plants and animals, to microbes and viruses. Yet not all species are found everywhere, but rather, smaller subsets of them occupy different geographical regions, creating a wide-range of co-existing microenvironments that thrive under different climates and function in unique ways. The same can be said […]

Scholars win White House Fellowship

Two Gates Cambridge Scholars have won prestigious White House Fellowships meaning they will work full time for White House staff, Cabinet Secretaries and other senior government officials for a year. Tom Barron and Victoria Herrmann are among the 19 Fellows on the programme, which was set up by President Lyndon B. Johnson in 1964 with […]

Report highlights healthcare challenges in Gaza

Patients and carers seeking to access the healthcare system in Gaza are confronted with severe shortages of drugs and equipment and constant threats to their physical safety as well as a lack of organisational transparency and accountability, according to an important new report.  “The Political Economy of Health in the Gaza Strip (Occupied Palestinian Territory)”  […]

New method for studying role of TEs in genetic changes

A new study reports a novel technique for studying the development of transposable elements in genetic information which can lead to genetic diseases and cancer. The study, ‘Locus-specific expression of transposable elements in single cells with CELLO-seq’, is published in Nature Biotechnology. Lead author is Rebecca Berrens [2012]. It addresses the role of transposable elements [TEs] and […]