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New High Impact Publications from VPD Group

December 2014

One new publication from VPD group has just been published online. This article, titled 'Quantitative mapping of zinc fluxes in the mammalian egg reveals the origin of fertilization-induced zinc sparks studies the molecular mechanism of the ‘zinc sparks’ that are necessary to induce the egg-to-embryo transition. Congratulations to all authors!

More news could be found at 

http://www.nuance.northwestern.edu/news-and-events/articles/2014/20141216-NatureChemistry.html

http://www.northwestern.edu/newscenter/stories/2014/12/stunning-zinc-fireworks-when-egg-meets-sperm.html

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