News file for: Institute of Medical Biology
Scientists have identified a molecular “switch” that controls the migration of skin cells necessary for wounds to close and heal.
The L’Oréal Group has opened an Advanced Research Center at Singapore’s Biopolis research complex.
A team of scientists has identified a unique population of cells in the cervix from which cancerous cells arise after human papillomavirus infection.
Scientists have identified the genetic cause of a rare genetic disorder known as Hamamy syndrome.
Scientists have discovered that they can dramatically increase the life span of mice with premature aging and heart disease by reducing levels of a protein called SUN1.
Scientists in Singapore have discovered a key protein that is important for the survival of the embryo immediately after fertilization has occurred in the mother’s egg.
A*STAR scientists have discovered a link between a family of organic compounds called polyamines and embryonic stem cell regulation.
A large international stem cell collaboration has identified a portion of the genome mutated during long-term culture of human embryonic stem cells.
Scientists have made the striking discovery that Barrett’s esophagus arises from a very small group of embryonic cells that exist in all adults.