A biotech company reports that an experimental treatment elongated its CEO’s telomeres.
September 1, 2015|
A guide to culturing cells with viruses in mind
April 27, 2015|
Scientists reengineer a Cas9 enzyme that naturally targets bacterial RNA to stymie hepatitis C inside human cells.
June 10, 2014|
The drug giant will acquire Cambridge, Massachusetts-based Idenix Pharmaceuticals, which is focused on developing treatments for hepatitis C.
April 10, 2014|
Evidence presented at AACR suggests that daily coffee consumption may cut a person’s risk of developing a form of liver cancer.
October 1, 2013|
A genetic analysis that tracks the evolution of pathogens helped incriminate a Spanish anesthetist who infected hundreds of patients with hepatitis C.
September 20, 2013|
A novel virus thought to have come from human samples appears to have been derived from seawater during the manufacture of tubes used to extract DNA.
July 29, 2013|
Researchers reconstructed the evolutionary histories of hepatitis C virus samples to confirm that a Spanish anesthesiologist infected 275 of his patients.
May 1, 2013|
When molecular biology methods failed her, Sangeeta Bhatia turned to engineering and microfabrication to build a liver from scratch.
March 25, 2013|
A University of Alberta researcher refuses to accept a prestigious scientific award because he thought two of his collaborators should have also been honored.
March 12, 2013|
The NIH will decide what to do with its research chimpanzees by the end of this month.