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Mechanisms of evolution

Mechanisms of evolution

The paper: Leiby, N. and Marx, C.J. (2014) Metabolic Erosion Primarily Through Mutation Accumulation, and Not Tradeoffs, Drives Limited Evolution of Substrate Specificity...

 
Single mutation linked to Crohn’s Disease

Single mutation linked to Crohn’s Disease

The paper: Murthy, A. et al. (2014) A Crohn’s disease variant in Atg16l1 enhances its degradation by caspase 3. Nature 506:546-562. doi:10.1038/nature13044 Subject...

 
Growth Factor Nasal Spray Repairs Mouse Brains

Growth Factor Nasal Spray Repairs Mouse Brains

The paper: Scafidi, J. et al. (2014) Intranasal epidermal growth factor treatment rescues neonatal brain injury. Nature 506: 230-236. doi:10.1038/nature12880 Subject...

 
Diet changes and the Gut Microbiome

Diet changes and the Gut Microbiome

The paper: David, L.A. et al. (2013) “Diet rapidly and reproducibly alters the human gut microbiome.” Nature. doi:10.1038/nature12820 Subject areas:...

 
Steering Cells

Steering Cells

The paper: Dang, et al. (2013) Inhibitory signalling to the Arp2/3 complex steers cell migration. Nature 503: 281-284. doi:10.1038/nature12611 Subject areas: Cell...