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Jun 24, 2016

Aggressiveness of acute myeloid leukemia elucidated

Antoine Peters and colleagues at the Basel University Children's Hospital (UKBB) have discovered why acute leukemias with the same genetic abnormality vary in their aggressiveness based on their cellular origin. They found that the cancer inducing alteration is particularly devastating if it occurs in early hematopoietic stem cells expressing certain genes involved in cell migration and tissue invasion. These findings should now make it possible to classify patients into more clearly defined groups, to adapt treatment, and hopefully also to develop personalized therapeutic strategies for the future. Read more

Jun 02, 2016

How fear makes us freeze

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May 27, 2016

Double honors for the Bentires-Alj lab

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May 02, 2016

Unraveling complex neuronal networks

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The fine balancing act of GABAergic/cholinergic retinal starburst amacrine cells
Gautam Awatramani, University of Victoria, Victoria, Canada

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High dimensional neural representations in prefrontal cortex and in the amygdala
Stefano Fusi, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA

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How the Xist regulatory network controls random X-chromosome inactivation
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Duncan Odom, Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, Cambridge

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Recent Publications

Eymery A, Liu Z, Ozonov EA, Stadler MB, Peters AH The methyltransferase Setdb1 is essential for meiosis and mitosis in mouse oocytes and early embryos Development. 2016 Jun; [Epub ahead of print]

Ferralli J, Chiquet-Ehrismann R, Degen M KLF4a stimulates breast cancer cell proliferation by acting as a KLF4 antagonist. Oncotarget. 2016 Jun; [Epub ahead of print]

Gonzalez-Sandoval A, Gasser SM On TADs and LADs: Spatial Control Over Gene Expression Trends Genet. 2016 Jun; [Epub ahead of print]

Grzmil M, Seebacher J, Hess D, Behe M, Schibli R, Moncayo G, Frank S, Hemmings BA Inhibition of MNK pathways enhances cancer cell response to chemotherapy with temozolomide and targeted radionuclide therapy Cell Signal. 2016 Jun; [Epub ahead of print]

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