Mapping the endometrium, cell by cell

2021-12-07T13:25:08+00:002 December 2021|

Dr Roser Vento-Tormo tells us about her work to map the cells lining the uterus in space and time, how it epitomises her love of collaboration in science

A Cellular Landscape

2021-11-03T18:36:34+00:003 November 2021|

The connections between the external and internal environments are explored in a new experimental short film ‘Call of the Silent Cell’. The film created was by artists working with scientists in the Human Cell Atlas (HCA) – a global project to map the 37 trillion cells in our bodies, and forms part of a new, online exhibition.

Championing Team Science

2021-10-10T10:15:52+01:0030 April 2021|

Professor Muzlifah Haniffa shares her thoughts achieving large-scale science.

A trusty guide for exploring the complexity of cells

2021-10-10T12:36:45+01:0014 May 2018|

Single cell RNA sequencing data can be used to identify cell types. Martin Hemberg and Vladimir Kiselev explain how their new scmap method can help the Human Cell Atlas initiative by analysing this data.

New computational method reveals where genes are expressed

2021-10-10T12:37:27+01:006 April 2018|

06.04.18 Valentine Svensson explains how the new computational method SpacialDE interprets single-cell data to identify which genes are switched on in different locations, allowing researchers to zoom into the structures of tissues.