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Feb 23 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
W. E. Moerner and his lab members peer inside mammalian cells, producing intricately detailed, 3-D images of the tiny structures within and tracking molecules’ subtle movements. By Taylor Kubota
Feb 9 2018 | Posted In: Faculty, Students
By Stefanie Pietkiewicz “I’m not exaggerating. It’s one of the best things I’ve had in my entire life,” one student declares as he bites into a seared strip of steak cooked on a hot plate during his freshman seminar.
Jan 29 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Biologists do not know the purpose of about 90 percent of the RNA in living cells, in large part because RNA is so chemically unstable. A new method called RNA cloaking could help get the molecule under control. By Nathan Collins Biologists used to think they knew DNA’s less famous cousin, RNA, but...
Jan 23 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
Stanford researchers have developed a reliable, hassle-free HIV test – just what public health officials need to screen large numbers of people and head off potential outbreaks. By Nathan Collins
Jan 22 2018 | Stanford News | Posted In: Faculty, In the News
The discovery of a new type of cellulose – the world’s most abundant biomolecule – offers opportunities for multiple advances from renewable fuel to antibiotics. By Mark Golden Produced by plants, algae and some bacteria, cellulose is an abundant molecule involved in the production of hundreds of...

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