News tagged with response

Fighting back against the Australian blowfly

Opening the mail may not seem the most thrilling of tasks for a geneticist, but for a period of five months at the start of this year, our team was excited every time an Express Post envelope arrived at our Melbourne lab.

dateJun 07, 2018 in Ecology
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The big clean up after stress

Toxic substances, nutrient shortage, viral infection, heat and many other events trigger stress responses in cells. In such cases, the affected cells launch a programme which tries to protect them against stress-related damages. ...

dateMay 25, 2018 in Cell & Microbiology
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