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Autophagy is the process by which a cell sends cytosolic material to the lysosome for digestion. In this work, I investigated the importance of autophagy to lipid droplet formation and protein turnover in the neural stem ...
Interplay between Piezo1-mediated mechanosensing and the chemical guidance cue Semaphorin3A during development of the embryonic nervous system During nervous system development, growing neurons extend axons over long distances to defined targets. Despite decades of research dedicated to understanding how neurons are guided along the correct pathways, we still do ...
Pregnancy is a vulnerable period and complications can adversely affect mother and child. Pregnancy disorders, such as preeclampsia, contribute to significant morbidity and mortality worldwide, but underlying mechanisms ...