Tag: Reddien Lab

Reddien wins Rita Allen Scholars award

August 21, 2006

Foundation honors Reddien for the relevance of his work to cancer stem cells.

Peter Reddien named Searle Scholar

April 11, 2006

Reddien is one of 15 scientists to be awarded the 2006 Searle Scholarship.

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Flatworms yield insights into the mystery of regeneration

November 24, 2005

Scientists at Whitehead Institute for Biomedical Research and University of Utah School of Medicine have begun to understand the biological processes of how the planarian flatworm achieves complete regeneration of damaged tissue.

New tools for an old can of worms

November 2, 2005

"Regeneration is one of the great mysteries of biology that has puzzled developmental biologists for well over a century," says Whitehead Associate Member Peter Reddien. But that's changing quickly as researchers bring the powerhouses of modern biological analyses to studying these processes-with the hope that a better understanding of regeneration may eventually find medical applications.

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