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Emma Steer

Emma is a science writer and outreach coordinator at EMBL. During her PhD she made the calcium in heart cells light up and dance. Now she's swapped the microscope for the monitor, but still enjoys marvelling at the very tiny.

Articles by Emma Steer

Combining antibiotics changes their effectiveness. IMAGE: Aleksandra Krolik / EMBL

Combining antibiotics changes their effectiveness

Combining antibiotics with each other, non-antibiotic drugs or food additives can alter their…

By Emma Steer

Science

Miniature testing of drug pairs on tumour biopsies

Combinations of cancer drugs can be quickly and cheaply tested using a novel microfluidic…

By Emma Steer

Science

Kristina Havas-Cavalletti

EMBL in Italy: Kristina Havas-Cavalletti

More than 80 attendees gathered at the EMBL in Italy event at the FIRC Institute of Molecular Oncology (IFOM) in…

By Emma Steer

Alumni

New EMBL group leader Simone Köhler.

Welcome: Simone Köhler

Which of our genes will be passed on to our children? Simone Köhler wants to find…

By Emma Steer

Science

EMBL researchers and collaborators enjoy their EMBL pints.

A pint of EMBL science

EMBL and Pint of Science join forces to entertain and…

By Emma Steer

Events

Benito-Gutiérrez searching for cephalochordates on board the dhoni boat

Ocean origins

EMBL alumna, Èlia Benito-Gutiérrez, on how her research and career evolved after searching the…

By Emma Steer

Lab Matters

Mark Green retires after 20 years at EMBL.

20 years of building teams and sites

Mark Green, EMBL-EBI’s Head of Administration reflects on his time at the…

By Emma Steer

Alumni

Guests at the Annual Reception.

EMBL Annual Reception: focussing on young talent

On April 12, EMBL hosted 200 attendees at its Annual Reception in Heidelberg and highlighted its role as a training…

By Emma Steer

Events

A 2D dataset reconstructed to show the protein's 3D quality, using the newly developed software

New software makes 3D imaging accessible

Open-source software allows standard microscopes to accurately image 3D…

By Emma Steer

Science

Locations of Condensins I and II on chromosomes during cell division

Counting condensins on chromosomes

EMBL scientists count and locate chromosomal proteins during cell…

By Emma Steer

Science

Maria Garcia Alai at the Sample Preparation and Characterisation Facility at EMBL Hamburg. PHOTO: EMBL/Joanna Pieprzyk

Welcome: Maria Garcia Alai

The new head of facility at EMBL Hamburg will help users solve protein…

By Emma Steer

Science

A heatmap graph displaying high (red) or low (blue) levels of gene expressions in different cells.

From blood vessels to blood stem cells

EMBL scientists discover how blood vessel cells become blood stem cells during embryonic…

By Emma Steer

Science

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