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“nox2/cybb Deficiency Affects Zebrafish Retinotectal Connectivity"

“nox2/cybb Deficiency Affects Zebrafish Retinotectal Connectivity"
2018-07-13

The eye of a zebrafish embryo deficient in NADPH oxidase 2

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Parasites make the world go 'round

Parasites make the world go 'round
2018-06-04

Parasites and their impact on ecosystem nutrient cycling.

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Ocean-migrating trout adapt to freshwater environment in 120 years

Ocean-migrating trout adapt to freshwater environment in 120 years
2018-05-31

Steelhead trout, a member of the salmon family that live and grow in the Pacific Ocean, genetically adapted to the freshwater environment of Lake Michigan in less than 120 years.

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Hummingbirds use low acuity vision to dock into flowers

Hummingbirds use low acuity vision to dock into flowers
2018-05-29

Hummingbirds use low acuity vision to dock into flowers

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Female’s sensory physiology affects her preference for different types of males

Female’s sensory physiology affects her preference for different types of males
2018-05-23

Mate choice in the eye and ear of the beholder? Female multimodal sensory configuration influences her preferences.

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Konieczny Lab has developed a new strategy to induce terminal differentiation of pancreatic cancer cells.

Konieczny Lab has developed a new strategy to induce terminal differentiation of pancreatic cancer cells.
2018-05-22

Induced PTF1a Expression in Pancreatic Ductal Adenocarcinoma Cells Activates Acinar Gene Networks, Reduces Tumorigenic Properties, and Sensitizes Cells to Gemcitabine Treatment

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CryoVR training platform received a grant from the National Institutes of Health

CryoVR training platform received a grant from the National Institutes of Health
2018-05-22

Purdue master’s student Jun Zhang, seated, and doctoral student/Purdue undergrad alum Brenda Gonzalez demonstrate the CryoVR

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A low-cost 3D cell culture system for imaging neurons

A low-cost 3D cell culture system for imaging neurons
2018-05-04

Low-cost microwell device for high-resolution imaging of neurite outgrowth in 3D

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Genki Terashi and Daisuke Kihara develop new software

Genki Terashi and Daisuke Kihara develop new software
2018-05-03

"Genki Terashi and Daisuke Kihara developed a new software for modeling protein structures from cryo-electron microscopy density maps. The work was published on Nature Communications."

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Repeat spawning come with tradeoffs for trout

Repeat spawning come with tradeoffs for trout
2018-04-27

Spawn till you die: life history variation is maintained by fitness trade-offs and negative frequency dependence

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Deng Lab develops acute endotoxemia model in zebrafish

Deng Lab develops acute endotoxemia model in zebrafish
2018-04-11

Alan Hsu, Deng Lab - Development and characterization of an endotoxemia model in zebrafish

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Aguilar Lab - "Use of induced pluripotent stem cells from Lowe syndrome patients provide insight into disease mechanism"

Aguilar Lab - "Use of induced pluripotent stem cells from Lowe syndrome patients provide insight into disease mechanism"
2018-04-02

"Use of induced pluripotent stem cells from Lowe syndrome patients provide insight into disease mechanism"

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Kihara lab predicting assembly order of multimeric protein complexes

Kihara lab predicting assembly order of multimeric protein complexes
2018-03-29

Predicting assembly order of multimeric protein complexes

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Deng Lab - Neutrophil-specific knockout demonstrates a role for mitochondria in regulating neutrophil motility in zebrafish

Deng Lab - Neutrophil-specific knockout demonstrates a role for mitochondria in regulating neutrophil motility in zebrafish
2018-03-28

Deng Lab - Neutrophil-specific knockout demonstrates a role for mitochondria in regulating neutrophil motility in zebrafish

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Mattoo lab crystallizes a Pasteurella multocida toxin with a novel enzymatic fold

Mattoo lab crystallizes a Pasteurella multocida toxin with a novel enzymatic fold
2018-03-07

Mattoo lab crystallizes a Pasteurella multocida toxin with a novel enzymatic fold

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Tropical carnivores stay social in a temperate environment

Tropical carnivores stay social in a temperate environment
2018-03-05

Tropical carnivores stay social in a temperate environment

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Dynamic Remodeling Lipids Coincides with Dengue Virus Replication in the Midgut of Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes   Mosquito gut may hold the key to preventing Dengue and Zika

Dynamic Remodeling Lipids Coincides with Dengue Virus Replication in the Midgut of Aedes aegypti Mosquitoes Mosquito gut may hold the key to preventing Dengue and Zika
2018-02-19

Mosquito gut may hold the key to preventing Dengue and Zika

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What makes a multimodal signal attractive?

What makes a multimodal signal attractive?
2018-02-13

What makes a multimodal signal attractive?

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The sensory substrate of multimodal animal communication: are females sensory ‘specialists’ or ‘generalists’?

The sensory substrate of multimodal animal communication: are females sensory ‘specialists’ or ‘generalists’?
2018-02-13

The sensory substrate of multimodal animal communication: are females sensory ‘specialists’ or ‘generalists’?

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Genetic diversity can “rescue” amphibians from a deadly pathogen

Genetic diversity can “rescue” amphibians from a deadly pathogen
2018-02-02

Genetic diversity can “rescue” amphibians from a deadly pathogen

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