Life Sciences

  • Pluripotency is a feature of stem cell populations in which individual cells must know a great deal about their surroundings
  • Researchers in the Weimbs Lab find a method to potentially stop and reverse polycystic kidney disease
  • Research team will gauge public perception and societal implications of two projects aimed at creating synthetic cells
  • Neuroscientists challenge assumptions about alpha wave brain activity
  • Anthropology scholar examines ancient DNA to reveal history of Central and South Asian populations
  • Paleontologist investigates how animals evolved skeletons and shells