The Black Segment
Epithelial cells and lung cancer
Dr Aaron Moye from Havard Medical School describes his latest findings studying epithelial cells in organdie models in the context of lung cancer. Read the full article at: https://www.cell.com/cell-stem-cell/fulltext/S1934-5909(20)30360-X?_returnURL=https%3A%2F%2Flinkinghub.elsevier.com%2Fretrieve%2Fpii%2FS193459092030360X%3Fshowall%3Dtrue
The Asian Segment
High-affinity, neutralizing antibodies to SARS-CoV-2 can be made without T follicular helper cells
In this video, Jennifer Chen from the Eisenbarth Lab in collaboration with Wilen lab at Yale University tells us their latest findings on different types of T- follicular helper cells and role in the context of infectious diseases.
SARS-Cov-2 Cell Entry in a BSL2 lab
Dr Rohit Jangra, Dr M. Eugenia Dieterle and Dr Denise Haslwanter from Albert Einstein College of Medicine describe their recent findings on the generation of recombinant virus that include SARS-CoV-2 spike protein to study viral entry and immune response in a BSL-2 facility. Read the full article at: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32738193/