Tagged: Cell Signalling

Typical fluorescence increase in young adult worm killed by a hot pick 0

The Blue Wave of Death

This is a really amazing bit of research into what happens to a dying worm. Researchers have discovered a burst of intense blue fluorescence, visible under UV light, that propagates through the worm in...

The effects of Pax6 on eye development 0

How to Build an Eye

I came across a paper today with this fantastic image that I simply had to write about. It’s another Open Access paper, published in PLOS Biology. The image shows an eye from a human,...

RNAi petunia phenotype 2

Interfering with RNA

A birthday tribute to someone I really admire here on G+, who is an amazing mentor and friend. Happy Birthday +Rajini Rao, hope you have a wonderful year ahead and it’s been a pleasure...