Category: Research Updates

Özpolat Lab Receives Award to Explore Regeneration of Reproductive Cells, Tissues

Özpolat Lab Receives Award to Explore Regeneration of Reproductive Cells, Tissues

If humans lose their reproductive cells (i.e eggs and sperm) they become infertile. In contrast, some animals regenerate their reproductive cells and reproductive organs. MBL Hibbitt Fellow B. Duygu Özpolat recently received a grant to uncover the mechanisms of reproductive cell and tissue regeneration by identifying the cell types and genes involved in this process.

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Did Temperatures Warm or Cool Throughout the Holocene? | @willmlongo

Did Temperatures Warm or Cool Throughout the Holocene? | @willmlongo

This study, co-authored by MBL’s Anne Giblin, was partly conducted at the Arctic Long-Term Ecological Research site in Toolik Lake, Alaska: 🚨New Paper Alert!🚨 Did temperatures warm or cool throughout the #Holocene? Climate models and proxy data disagree. I’m excited to share our take from Arctic Alaska with @BrownGeoSci @Brown_EnvSoc @CIRESnews @MBLScience https://t.co/aSh5NMwI8J — William

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