October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 24, 2014|
Synthetic biologists introduce bacterial and poppy plant genes into yeast to manufacture morphine.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
August 12, 2014|
Harvard biochemist J. Woodland Hastings, who first theorized about quorum sensing in the late 1960s, succumbed to pulmonary fibrosis last week at age 87.
August 1, 2014|
The speed of water flowing around coralline algae, a critical member of coral reef and coastal seaweed communities, affects their response to ocean acidification.
July 1, 2014|
A new class of pheromones, triacylglycerides, helps male fruit flies mark their mates to deter rivals.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 1, 2014|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.