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March 11, 2015

Dicty 2015. Registration is now open for the Annual International Dictyostelium Conference.

March 02, 2015

Dicty in the News: A recent paper by Falk Hilmann and Thomas Winckler is discussed in DocCheck News in Germany.

January 8, 2015

The Dicty2014 Pictures are now online, as well as the abstract PDF.

January 8, 2015

We have updated the Dictyostelium Reference Library. You can access all information and download the updated Dicty20 files under the Research drop-down from every page. Enjoy!

December 10, 2014

The Dicty Stock Center will be closed for the holidays from December 22nd, 2014 to January 2nd, 2015. To receive items before Christmas, please order strains by Friday, December 12th, and plasmids by Tuesday, December 16th. All items ordered after these dates or during the holidays will be processed starting on Monday, January 5, 2015. Thank you for your understanding.

November 19, 2014

The Dicty Stock Center will be closed for Thanksgiving in the week of November 24th - 28th. Please be advised that orders placed from now until November 30 will be shipped in early December. Please do not submit any materials during that week. Thank you for your understanding.

November 06, 2014

Dicty in the News: Dictyostelium research details how a cell's gradient sensing and cytoskeletal architecture dictate one mode of chemotactic movement: The Scientist with comments from Chuan-Hsiang Huang.

October 17, 2014

Dicty in the News: Research on the Dictyostelium lpten gene potentially leads to a new way to treat cancer: Drug Discovery and Development with comments from David Soll.

News Archive

This week's new papers

Niyogi & Docampo (2015) 'A novel role of Rab11 in trafficking GPI-anchored trans-sialidase to the plasma membrane of Trypanosoma cruzi.' Small GTPases 6:8-10

Mir, Alex, Rajawat, Kadam & Begum (2015) 'Response of Dictyostelium discoideum to UV-C and involvement of poly (ADP-ribose) polymerase.' Cell Prolif. :

Leger, Petr?, ?arsky, Eme, Vl?ek, Harding, Lang, Elia?, Dole?al & Roger (2015) 'An ancestral bacterial division system is widespread in eukaryotic mitochondria.' Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. :

Wolf, Howie, Parkinson, Gruenheit, Melo, Rozen & Thompson (2015) 'Fitness Trade-offs Result in the Illusion of Social Success.' Curr. Biol. :

Bloomfield, Traynor, Sander, Veltman, Pachebat & Kay (2015) 'Neurofibromin controls macropinocytosis and phagocytosis in Dictyostelium.' Elife 4:

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