stem cells neurons differentiation

From stem cells to neurons

Scientists at EMBL Heidelberg have investigated stem cells and how they differentiate to become neurons. Their approach included an assessment of the complex interplay of molecules during the differentiation process and generated fundamental new insights into the role of a protein called Sox2 in…

By Fabian Oswald


New insights into gene regulation

EMBL researchers investigate the role of a histone protein in regulating gene expression…

By Chloe Cross


Choanocyte chamber of sponge, with neuroid cell

Neural pathways

Exploring the diverse routes by which EMBL scientists are driving forward neurobiology…

By Cella Carr


Molecular and behavioural consequences of the SETD5 mutation. IMAGE: Isabel Chew

Molecular and behavioural effects of SETD5 mutation

Scientists uncover effects of mutation that can cause autism and intellectual disability…

By Guest author(s)



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