The Helix Blog
The Helix Blog gives voice to City of Hope graduate students and their research.
Update on miRNA Mode of Action
February 19, 2013 | Nick Snead
MicroRNA (miRNA) research has been a hot topic for about the past 5 years. PubMed searches will show papers from researcher(s) who have (apparently) found some miRNA that is involved in every minute process of the cell.
Blood stem cells - evolving compensation
March 5, 2012 | Krist Azizian
Disrupting a critical molecular pathway for blood development reveals biology’s robustness. Some faint at the sight of it. Others relish seeing it splattered gratuitously in vampire movies. Blood, with all its symbolism, has intrigued mankind for millennia.