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How cell death keeps us alive!

Why do cells die? Cells in a general context, can die due to several factors. It could be due to external factors such as mechanical injury or exposure to toxins. Cells can also be attacked by the immune system if they are infected or faulty....

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Diving into the immune system!

The 2018 Nobel Prize for Physiology or Medicine went to James Allison and Tasuku Honjo for their research on cancer immunotherapy – to understand why their research was so revolutionary, we first need to go over some basics of the immune system and observe...

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Stem Cells: How to learn more about them

What are stem cells? There are 220 different cell types in the human body. Stem cells are unspecialized cells capable of renewing themselves through cell division. They can specialize into several types of cells once they have received a signal to do so....

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Amoeba enjoying bacteria: Bon Appétit!

  In this video you can observe Dictyostelium discoideum amoeba cells hunting for Escherichia coli bacteria. Cells are imaged in 3D with the 3D Cell Explorer microscope. In detail you can observe the exact process through which an amoeba cell "eats" a...

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School for School: every subscription has a purpose

If you believe that the power of education should give equal opportunities to every child in this world, you may be interested in our social responsibility program. Any school is invited to participate.  School for School We believe that every child should...

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Watch our webinar: Teaching with cells in 3D!

Nanolive is launching cell.academy's Learning Space. The Learning Space is a library of cell data, produced by Nanolive’s 3D Cell Explorer. Students can now explore real cells as they are: alive, in 3D and in motion, and have the possibility to interact with...

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#learning through #practical #science

There are only so many ways a biology teacher can demonstrate onion cells in their classes, so how do we better engage students with biology?  cell.academy has developed a creative way to teach biology to your students and we will be presenting this concept live...

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Live Cells in 3D @ the Frankfurt International School

The International School of Frankfurt is one of the first schools in the world to incorporate the 3D Cell Explorer in their biology lessons. It is not a surprise that the students are much more engaged in their 3D biology lessons now then ever. Teachers have many...

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cell.academy free workshop @ NSTA 2018

Nanolive will be attending NSTA 2018 in Atlanta from March 15th to 17th (booth #1814) and holding a workshop on March 16th at 4pm in room B408 (abstract below). If you wish to attend our FREE workshop RSVP here. Exciting news will be announced during the...

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cell.academy in London: BETT-er come by!

The cell.academy team will be traveling to the world–renowned Bett show this year from January 24th to January 27th! We are so excited to be in London and to introduce cell.academy live for the first time! Swing by booth G301 to try out our 3D...

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cell.academy at Arab Health this year!

cell.academy is proud to announce that we will be taking part in the Arab Health Exhibition and Congress this year in Dubai. We will be at the Swiss Pavilion from 29th of January to 1st of February.  Bring your science teaching to the next level!...

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Young scientists @ Nanolive

At Nanolive we care about the youngest in society and our future: young students from all ages. This week and last week we had youngsters from different ages enjoying science at Nanolive. We are very impressed how much interest the children and teenagers showed in...

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