April 14, 2017|
In laboratory experiments that simulated oceanic conditions, the fish responded to magnetic fields, a sensory input that may aid migration.
April 14, 2017|
April 12, 2017|
A mouse study reveals a causal link between changes in intestinal microbiota and increasing inflammation as the rodents age.
April 10, 2017|
Mice exposed to low doses of penicillin in utero or as young pups exhibited long-term behavioral differences not seen in their non-exposed counterparts, according to a study.
April 5, 2017|
Recolonizing middle-aged animals with bacteria from younger ones kept killifish alive longer than usual, researchers report.
April 3, 2017|
The team that oversaw the first use of mitochondrial replacement therapy that resulted in a live birth has published an account of the procedure.
March 29, 2017|
Corbiculate bees and their gut-dwelling microbes have been coevolving since the social species evolved from their solitary ancestors around 80 million years ago, scientists suggest.
March 22, 2017|
Scientists issue a call to reconsider the rules governing the creation of tissues, organs, and other structures made possible by recent advances in synthetic biology.
March 21, 2017|
With lifestyles similar to our hunter-gatherer ancestors, the San people of Southern Africa are popular study subjects.
March 20, 2017|
The country’s fertility regulator has approved the first application to carry out mitochondrial replacement therapy, which uses biological material from two women and one man to create an embryo.
March 16, 2017|
Viruses within Salmonella rapidly spread genes throughout the bacterial population during a gut infection, scientists show.