October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 25, 2014|
Documenting the epigenetic landscape of human innate immune cells reveals pathways essential for training macrophages.
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
July 3, 2014|
Adult sickle-cell patients have safely stopped taking their immunosuppressant medication thanks to a new type of blood stem-cell transplant.
June 26, 2014|
Cell phones are populated with many bacteria commonly found on users’ hands.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 22, 2014|
ASC specks—protein aggregations that drive inflammation—are released from dying immune cells, expanding the reach of a defense response.
June 20, 2014|
Early Neanderthal evolution; developing antivirals to combat polio; the mouth and skin microbiomes; insect-inspired, flight-stabilizing sensors
June 13, 2014|
Human skin, the barrier between the body and the outside world, is home to diverse microorganisms, some of which can promote immunity or fight invaders.