Max-Planck-Institut für molekulare Zellbiologie und Genetik

Earth & Life
2. März 2020, 13:47
Research results, Scientific Publications

Controlling organ size and shape

During development and regeneration, organs must attain proper shape and size. This requires a control system that coordinates the behavior of...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
25. Februar 2020, 10:37
Research results, Scientific Publications

The genetic secret of night vision

One of the most remarkable characteristics of the vertebrate eye is its retina. Surprisingly, the sensitive portions of the photoreceptor cells...  [mehr]

 
Earth & Life
22. Januar 2020, 13:59
Research results, Scientific Publications

Let’s build a cell

Cells are the basic unit of life. They provide an environment for the fundamental molecules of life to interact, for reactions to take place and...  [mehr]

 
 
 
Earth & Life
5. November 2019, 9:54
Research results, Scientific Publications

How cells stick together tightly

Our organs are specialized compartments, each with its own milieu and function. To seal our organs, the cells in the tissue must form a barrier...  [mehr]

 
 
 
Earth & Life
2. Juli 2019, 13:47
Research results, Scientific Publications

Liquid crystal liver

In 1949, Hans Elias pioneered the structural analysis of the mammalian liver tissue and proposed a model of the basic structural unit, the liver...  [mehr]