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Last call for the Labbies!

By | May 2, 2011

This is the last week for submitting your science videos and websites for The Scientist's annual multimedia awards

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Deep sea taxis

By | April 28, 2011

Swirling surface currents reach deep into the ocean to scoop up larvae from hydrothermal vents and transport them to distant locales

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News in a nutshell

By | April 28, 2011

Help for Hauser; patent ban for European stem cells?; viruses give mice the gift of sight

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Two counts of misconduct

By | April 28, 2011

The Office of Research Integrity announces two new findings of research misconduct

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Napping neurons

By | April 27, 2011

Populations of neurons in the brains of sleep-deprived rats go to sleep though the animals remain awake

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Top 7 in neuroscience

By | April 26, 2011

A snapshot of the most highly ranked articles in neuroscience and related areas, from Faculty of 1000

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Drugs boost antibiotic function

By | April 25, 2011

Combining antibiotics with bioactive drug compounds can improve antibacterial activity, breathing new life into antibiotics weakened by growing bacterial resistance

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The dark matter of disease

By | April 25, 2011

Scientists are beginning to unravel how non-coding DNA works across long distances of the genome to influence disease

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Chimeras on the rise

By | April 21, 2011

Researchers observe sea anemone embryos fuse to form chimeric organisms, adding to evidence that chimerism may occur commonly in nature

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News in a nutshell

By | April 21, 2011

Pesticides affect children's IQ; questions about how human cancers spread; a promising AIDS trial halted

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