Image of the Month: An activated human NK cell
Articles / NK cells

Image of the Month: An activated human NK cell

  NK or natural killer cells are members of the immune system critical for the control of viral infections and cancer. Research at the Emily Mace lab at Baylor College of Medicine focuses on understanding the molecular signals that promote NK cell development and how these processes malfunction in human disease. “We gain further insight … Continue reading

Mouse Gata2 gene can affect female fertility and uterine susceptibility to cancer
Articles / Fertility / Genetics

Mouse Gata2 gene can affect female fertility and uterine susceptibility to cancer

Determining the cause of infertility can be a complex matter. Infertility may be the result of a problem in one or several of the multiple steps involved in the process that leads to pregnancy. In the United States, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, as many as 7.5 million women 15 to … Continue reading