27 Aug 2018
At OIST, scientists are looking at the tiniest creatures to unlock the secrets of biology. In part one of this three-part series, we follow one scientist to uncover the hidden world of plankton.
Type: Video
27 Aug 2018
At OIST, scientists are looking at the tiniest creatures to unlock the secrets of biology. In part two of this three-part series, we meet the Oiks, tiny creatures that have a deep link to all the...
Type: Video
27 Aug 2018
At OIST, scientists are looking at the tiniest creatures to unlock the secrets of biology. In part three, we see how the Oiks could open the way to big new science.
Type: Video
5 May 2016
Gene expression can be turned on and off like a switch, or it can be finely adjusted, as with a volume control knob. Dr Garth Ilsley, research scientist in Prof. Nicholas Luscombe’s unit at the...
Type: Press release
5 May 2015
New clues about diseases like inflammatory bowel disorder may be found thanks to a new genomic interactions catalogue by a group of researchers in Japan and the United Kingdom. This research was...
Type: Press release
30 Aug 2012
Physics and Biology Unit would like to invite you to an upcoming seminar by Dr. Lajbner....
Type: Event
20 Aug 2012
Dear all, Genomics and Regulatory Systems Unit (Luscombe Unit) would like to invite you to a seminar by Dr. Juan M Vaquerizase from Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine, Germany Date:...
Type: Event
24 Jul 2012
Whether a human, an armadillo, or a sea slug, each of us begins life in much the same way: as a microscopic, formless blob of stem cells. As we grow, an intricate choreography of genetic controls...
Type: News Article
20 Jul 2012
We all know someone whose curiosity about how things work has led them to dismantle their computer, phone, or TV. But there is probably only one person in the world who has dissected 10,000 fruit fly...
Type: News Article
Female and male Drosophila melanogaster
19 Jul 2012
Female (left) and male (right) Drosophila melanogaster. Image credit: EMBL.
Type: Photo
26 Apr 2012
(From left) Nicholas Luscombe, Iñigo Martincorena, and Aswin S. N. Seshasayee...
Type: News Article
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