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A novel mechanism of nervous system plasticity

A novel mechanism of nervous system plasticity
Description
Suzana Ulian-Benitez, Simon Bishop, Alicia Hidalgo and team have recently reported a novel mechanism of structural synaptic plasticity.
Date:
14/09/2017

Mike Tomlinson speaks at Gordon Research Conference

Mike Tomlinson speaks at Gordon Research Conference
Description
Dr Mike Tomlinson, Senior Lecturer in the School of Biosciences, gave an invited talk at the Gordon Research Conference on Matrix Metalloproteases on July 10.
Date:
13/07/2017

Scissor Sisters covered by Biochemical Society Transactions

Scissor Sisters covered by Biochemical Society Transactions
Description
'Scissor sisters: regulation of ADAM10 by the TspanC8 tetraspanins' – the Mike Tomlinson lab's review makes the cover of Biochemical Society Transactions
Date:
22/06/2017

A novel discovery in cell migration revealed by phosphoproteomics

A novel discovery in cell migration revealed by phosphoproteomics
Description
Debbie Cunningham and colleagues Neil Hotchin, John Heath and Mike Tomlinson have published a trilogy of papers in the last twelve months on the role of platelet-derived growth factor (PDGF) and the LAR protein tyrosine phosphatase in cell adhesion and migration.
Date:
21/06/2017

Matthias Soller's BBSRC grant success

Matthias Soller's BBSRC grant success
Description
Congratulations to Matthias Soller for being awarded a BBSRC Project Grant this month
Date:
15/06/2017

A role in inflammation for tetraspanins Tspan5 and Tspan17

A role in inflammation for tetraspanins Tspan5 and Tspan17
Description
Jasmeet Reyat from Mike Tomlinson's group publishes his PhD findings in the Journal of Immunology
Date:
09/06/2017

The incredible balloon fruit fly

The incredible balloon fruit fly
Description
Graduate student Suzana Benitez and friends in Alicia Hidalgo's lab demonstrate their amazing Drosophila balloon art
Date:
13/03/2017

Study reveals mRNA's 'fifth nucleotide' role in determining sex in fruit flies

Study reveals mRNA's 'fifth nucleotide' role in determining sex in fruit flies
Description
A new paper from the Soller lab published in Nature shows that methyl marks on adenosines (m6A) of mRNA are required for robust alternative splicing of the Drosophila sex determination gene Sex lethal.
Date:
02/12/2016
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