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Cells

Can studying autism also yield clues about addiction?

July 9, 2018
How communication—and miscommunication—between neurons can influence everything from learning and memory, to drug addiction and autism

Building bridges within the cell—using light

July 26, 2017
How a new technique allows researchers to tune communication between organelles on the scale of nanometers 

What’s in your blood?

April 11, 2017
Everything you need to know about the body's vital fluid.

Infographic: Major organs 101

February 28, 2017
Our body—a sophisticated machine—depends on key organs for survival

Texas A&M researchers discover a new regulator of mitochondria in invasive cancer growth

November 23, 2016
How the powerhouse of the cell affects the spread of deadly cancers

Harnessing a cell’s own ‘self-eating’ behavior to fight cancer

November 14, 2016
How autophagy may be the key to preventing illness and even increasing lifespan

Texas A&M researchers solve 50-year mystery of cellular balance, make strides toward cancer cure

October 10, 2013

Dr. Cheryl Walker and her team answer mystery of how the tuberous sclerosis complex, or TSC2, keeps peroxisomes at the right levels to maintain healthy cells.