Predrag Jevtic, a UW doctoral student in the Molecular and Cellular Life Sciences program, is lead writer of a paper that appears in Current Biology today. (UW Photo)

UW Study of Cells During Frog Development May Aid Future Cancer Patients

(Laramie, Wyo.) — Two University of Wyoming researchers have found that scaling of cell and nuclear sizes shortly after fertilization contributes to the regulation of gene transcription and cell cycle elongation in African clawed frogs. Such scaling may have future implications for controlling the rate of cancerous growth in human cells.

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Cowgirl Soccer to Host Two Winter Camps in December

(Laramie, Wyo.) – The University of Wyoming women’s soccer team will host two separate camps this December.  On Saturday, Dec. 6 at 9:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. MT the Wyoming staff and players will conduct their Holiday Soccer Clinic for boys and girls ages 4-13.  The Holiday Soccer Clinic will be an opportunity for kids to learn fundamentals.