Cells

08.03.15
Researchers inject oil into cells and create little lasers
08.03.15

Researchers inject oil into cells and create little lasers

injecting glowing oil into cells and then blasting the cells with a laser creates a bunch of tiny, biological lasers.

By A. Tarantola,   08.03.15
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07.22.15
Scientists implant teeny, tiny lasers into human cells
07.22.15

Scientists implant teeny, tiny lasers into human cells

Researchers from the University of St Andrews have implanted microscopic lasers (a combination of glowing proteins and minuscule plastic spheres) into human cells.

By A. Tarantola,   07.22.15
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05.18.15
Some e-cigarette flavors may have toxic effects on lung cells
05.18.15

Some e-cigarette flavors may have toxic effects on lung cells

E-cigarettes may be a popular alternative to the traditional smoke sticks, despite contrasting opi...

By B. Steele,   05.18.15
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11.14.14
Your own cells could one day 'spy' on you to track disease
11.14.14

Your own cells could one day 'spy' on you to track disease

Scientists from MIT have figured out how to hack living cells to store biological events around th...

By S. Dent,   11.14.14
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08.05.14
Scientists create fully-functional brain neurons from mouse skin cells
08.05.14

Scientists create fully-functional brain neurons from mouse skin cells

It's a good excuse to shoehorn Pinky and the Brain on to the site, but scientists have managed to...

By M. Smith,   08.05.14
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07.22.14
Researchers fully 'delete' HIV from human cells for the first time
07.22.14

Researchers fully 'delete' HIV from human cells for the first time

So far, HIV has eluded a cure because it installs its genome into human DNA so insidiously that it...

By S. Dent,   07.22.14
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08.08.13
Family of Henrietta Lacks finally gets rights to her cells, 62 years after they were taken
08.08.13

Family of Henrietta Lacks finally gets rights to her cells, 62 years after they were taken

While 31-year-old Henrietta Lacks laid in a hospital bed, dying of cervical cancer, doctors took t...

By T. O'Brien,   08.08.13
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04.20.13
Building the perfect fortress in Camelot Unchained [Updated]
04.20.13

Building the perfect fortress in Camelot Unchained [Updated]

The Camelot Unchained team has just released a new video dev blog for Kickstarter backers outlini...

By B. Royce,   04.20.13
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08.08.12
Scientists generate 281-gigapixel cell map using electron microscope
08.08.12

Scientists generate 281-gigapixel cell map using electron microscope

Electron microscopes can produce incredibly detailed and even 3D views of sub-cellular structures,...

By A. Santos,   08.08.12
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