Pretty cellular pictures

Electron microscopy for cellular transcription [1]:

Not saying that microscopy pictures are always the most instructive, but I was pleasantly surprised to see that the American Society for Cell Biology has a nice collection of images and videos available free for us online (and thankfully with decent descriptions/pointers).

[1] © 1969 J. Richard McIntosh. All rights reserved. Reprinted under license from The American Society for Cell Biology.

Network biology note

I’ve been reading a bit more on biological networks lately (specifically those within the cell). There are a lot of interesting open questions and results that draw from molecular biology, network theory, and statistical physics. A few reviews stand out: