Giving you a taste of all the wonderful research @ugent while providing information & an online community for our researchers. Curated by Research Policy Unit🧠
They called this viral homologous gene in humans 'syncytin' (changed to syncytin-1 after syncytin-2 was found later)
less than a minute ago
Sound familiar to how I described the outer layer of the placenta? The clues were coming together...
2 minutes ago
Creating large infected blobs of conjoined cells. These are called 'syncytia'
3 minutes ago
One way viruses evade host immune responses is: after it infects one cell, it forces cells around it to merge with that first cell
4 minutes ago
of Arnau Guix Boira 1 minute ago
of POLITICO 3 minutes ago
of Bart Schut 1 minute ago
of Click Nottingham 3 minutes ago
RT @docandrewmurray: Unbelievable benefits, ridiculously simple. Get these benefits from walking ....
of Andrew Murray 4 minutes ago