Mehdi Khadraoui

Articles by Mehdi Khadraoui

  1. Accidental beauty

    In nature, a fish embryo develops under the outer layer of the egg – the chorion. If all goes well, it grows…

  2. Mapping space inside the cell

    In this image, Julian Hennies from the Schwab Team has reconstructed the 3D structure of a human cell’s organelles. The open cell…

  3. Breathe in, breathe out

    Inhale. Your diaphragm contracts, your lungs expand, and air flows into your body. The alveoli in your lungs extract oxygen, exchanging it…

  4. How females shut off their second X chromosome

    Scientists provide important new insights into the molecular basis of X-inactivation

  5. From cell to mouse – how tissues differentiate

    Shedding light on the mechanisms that control the fate of embryonic cells

  6. Inside out, and grub becomes fly

    The three bluish blobs shown in the top right corner of this image may not resemble the sphere of noodles that is…