The research magazine of The Rockefeller University.
When zombies take over the brain
Research on Parkinson’s has taken a surprising twist. A group of neurons long assumed to expire in the disease were recently found to not be dead after all—providing a possible explanation for how the condition worsens.
COVID-19 research explainers
Llamas make antibodies that are a fraction of the size of human antibodies, but with several advantages. Michael Rout and Brian Chait explain their research on llama antibodies and their plans for advancing the most potent ones towards the development of both treatments and diagnostic tests for COVID-19.
What is a virus, anyway?
In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, RockEDU is offering resources that provide helpful information and context on viruses in general, and the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 in particular.
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LABORATORY OF EVOLUTIONARY GENETICS AND GENOMICS
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