Daniel Irimia

Daniel Irimia

Harvard Medical School


Published on Oct 11, 2014

European News Articles about the Dutch Winners of the Race

Good news travel slow, but eventually I learned that there was quite a flurry of articles about the Dutch winners of the Dicty Race no the other side of the Atlantic.  Here are some nice examples, ...

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Published on Sep 17, 2014

Dicty Trophy and Ceremony

The last official act of the Dicty Race 2014, and the unofficial start for the 2015 Race, took place in Germany in early August.  At the Annual Dicty Conference, https://dicty2014.de/, the trophy w...

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Published on May 23, 2014

What we learned so far and the exciting science to come!


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Published on May 22, 2014

The complicated side of science

We received 15 cell lines, 12 Dicty and 3 HL60. Six cell lines showed robust migration through the mazes and reached the end (teams 7, 11, 12, 15, 17, 4). Three lines (teams 1, 9, 18) were slow to...

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Published on May 21, 2014

Winners of the Dicty World Race 2014

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Published on May 19, 2014

First Place

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Published on May 19, 2014

The Winners of the first Dicty World Race

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Published on May 18, 2014

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Thanks, Monica, for this great summary regarding the winner cells !
Yes, the Dicty cells traveled inside an envelope. It must be almost like traveling in the middle aisle of an airplane... you do not get a view of the Ocean. Otherwise, room temperature from door to door. Moreover, Dicty are social amoeba, and many cells traveled together. I suspect the trip w...more
Thanks, Denny! This is just the tip of the iceberg. The more we learn about neutrophil migration using high precision tools, the more interesting it gets.