Family members of Lacks, the donor behind the widely used HeLa cell line, are planning to sue Johns Hopkins University.
December 19, 2016|
Selected quotes from an eventful year
September 28, 2016|
More papers correlate with top-cited research for more-established academics, but not newly minted professors, according to a study.
May 4, 2016|
Contrary to the popular thought that many species are “unculturable,” the majority of bacteria known to populate the human gut can be grown in the lab, scientists show.
March 18, 2016|
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March 13, 2015|
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January 29, 2015|
An artist takes advantage of muscle-mimicking polymers to manipulate sounds.
October 16, 2014|
The production of new myelin in the brain—a function of non-neuronal glial cells—may be necessary for motor learning, a mouse study shows.
June 23, 2014|
An exhibit at the newly opened SciArt Center in New York City showcases work that explores hidden worlds.
April 4, 2014|
Lynne Quarmby’s love of the natural world inspires her to explore beyond her cell biology lab through art.
March 28, 2014|
A neuroscientist studies the brains of tango dancers in an attempt to understand interpersonal connectedness.