Video abstract: How do cells position liquid droplets?

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Shamba Saha, from Tony Hyman’s lab at the Max Planck Institute–CBG, Dresden, created this science sketch explaining their 2016 Cell publication about how P granules segregate into dividing cells. It’s crazy to think that the gradient concentration of biomolecules across a cell can affect spatio-temporal organization of condensates, thereby altering the type of cells the two daughters become!

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