March 14, 2014|
Whole-genome sequencing in the clinic; blood-based biomarkers predict future cognitive problems; how some pain meds inhibit bacterial growth; ResearchGate launches Open Review
March 14, 2014|
March 13, 2014|
Researchers show that some anti-inflammatory drugs may inhibit bacterial growth by blocking a protein component that is important in DNA replication.
March 1, 2014|
Researchers are using snowdrifts to artificially warm Arctic tundra during winter and finding that more carbon is released from the soil than plants can soak up from the atmosphere.
February 20, 2014|
Researchers reveal the molecular mechanisms of Streptomyces platensis’s defense from its own antibiotics, which inhibit fatty acid synthesis in other microbes.
February 7, 2014|
Federal stem cell regulations vary; Salmonella exploit host immune system; microglia help maintain synaptic connections; prosthesis re-creates feeling of touch
February 6, 2014|
Salmonella enterica can exploit a standard immune response in mice to promote its own growth.
February 2, 2014|
Without microglia to pluck off unwanted synapses in early life, mouse brains develop with weaker connections, leading to altered social behavior.
February 1, 2014|
Formosan subterranean termites evade deadly pathogens by building nests lined with their own feces.
January 28, 2014|
A new analysis of government studies on animal feed uncovers widespread use of antibiotics, some of which pose risks to human health.
January 24, 2014|
Mistimed sleep disrupts human transcriptome; canine tumor genome; de novo Drosophila genes; UVA light lowers blood pressure; aquatic microfauna fight frog-killing fungus