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TCR signal strength controls the differentiation of CD4 - Science


Science
T cell differentiation into effector and memory T cell subsets is influenced by T cell receptor (TCR) signals. Snook et al. examine how TCR signals influence CD4+ T cell differentiation using a panel of cloned TCRs that recognize the same MHC II ...

Cell Studio: Serious games for immunology - Phys.Org


Phys.Org
The novel platform, known as Cell Studio, can simulate an organic microenvironment with biological and biophysical rules at the cellular level. Several biological scenarios can be simulated, including a 2-D or 3-D spatial patch of tissue or cell ...

Origin of the species: where did Darwin's finches come from? - The Guardian


The Guardian
Biogeography and evolution of the Galápagos: Integration of the biological and geological evidence. Biological Journal of the Linnean Society. Sato, A, et al., 2001. On the origin of Darwin's finches. Molecular Biology and Evolution. Steadman, DW, 1982.

Cell Death Society

Burlington - United States

Includes introduction, FAQs, and discussion of apoptosis and programmed cell death, for researchers and students.

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Cell Death Society
United States

Lists of meetings related to apoptosis and programmed cell death. Includes contacts for membership based in Flushing, NY.

Cell Death and Differentiation
United States

Sample issue, and searchable archive of monthly abstracts since 1997, with PDF of articles available to subscribers. Includes instruction to authors and customer services at Nature, London, UK.

United Kingdom

Describes and illustrates the roles of caspases and the bcl-2 family, and discusses the potential therapeutic benefits of suppression/induction of apoptosis. Includes cv, research interests and contacts for author at University of Leeds, England.

Apoptosis: An International Journal on Programmed Cell Death
United States

Devoted to the rapid publication of innovative basic and clinically-oriented investigations into programmed cell death.

Genentech: Research Apoptosis (Programmed Cell Death)
United States

Resource for medical professionals, students, researchers on Apoptosis or programmed cell death, and its relationship to cancer.

British Society for Cell Biology
United States

BSCB exists to promote the advance of research in all branches of cell biology and to encourage the interchange of information. It organises and supports meetings and conferences relevant to cell biology.

International Society for Stem Cell Research
United States

Promotes exchange and dissemination of information and ideas. Includes glossary, FAQ, scientific resources, human embryonic stem cell line publications, news archives, job and CV listings, and membership contacts in Northbrook, Illinois.

Italy

Announcing the 10th Euroconference, with the 6th course on clinical cytometry run by the ESCCA, with venues in Valencia, Spain, to be held September 21 - 25, 2010.

The PanAmerican Society for Pigment Cell Research
United States

A scientific society devoted to those of us interested in various aspects of pigment cells. Our Society is a very interactive one, meeting on an annual basis, and is composed of clinicians, developmental biologists, biochemists, immunologists, cell biologists, molecular biologists, chemists and physicists, among other disciplines.

European Macrophage and Dendritic Cell Society
Germany

Association of scientists interested in basic and clinical aspects of monocytes, macrophages, and dendritic cells in man and animal species. Information on members, conferences and awards bestowed by society.