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Electromicroscopy image of an Arabidopsis anther filled with pollen grains

March 18, 2019

Scaffolding the nursery of pollen development

Whitehead researchers identify critical components of the scaffolding that supports and protects pollen production

Immunofluorescence microscopy for meiotic markers in adult mouse testes

February 27, 2019

Start signal for sex cell creation

One protein is responsible for regulating a large network of genes that prompt cells to begin meiosis, the type of cell division that produces sex cells

Illustration of blood cells

February 28, 2019

Pumping up red blood cell production

Whitehead Institute scientists refine our understanding of how red blood cells are created

Illustration of scientist and trees

January 24, 2019

A Fruitful Pursuit: Plant Biology at Whitehead Institute

Decades of pioneering plant research at Whitehead Institute have led to biological insights and useful discoveries

Toxoplasma gondii (T. gondii) cells lose form and fail to replicate after degradation of GAPM proteins.

January 23, 2019

How one parasite stays in shape

Researchers in Whitehead Institute Member Sebastian Lourido’s lab identify the linchpin proteins of parasite Toxoplasma gondii’s cytoskeleton.

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