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Ocean plankton turn a toxic byproduct into a sophisticated stress indicator
A molecule developed at the Institute can intercept potentially cancer-promoting messages before they reach the cell nucleus
When yeast cells want to mate, they grow extensions in the direction of potential partners
Hidden “exit signs” ensure that only certain white blood cells can find them.
Keeping chemical signals inside the cells lining blood vessels ensures that only specially trained immune cells will find them...
A mechanism for closing a nerve cell’s channels can instantly shift from slow gear to slamming the door shut
Institute scientists discover an entirely new form of transportation inside nerve cells
Weizmann scientists found that merely sniffing a woman’s tears – even when the crying woman is not present – reduces sexual...
Living "phone lines" have specialized extensions