Advertisement

News Analysis

Most Recent

Cracking cell signalling by sharing - not publishing

By | September 13, 2000

A new research programme is encouraging researchers to forgo publishing their results in academic journals and instead post them straight on the web.

0 Comments

Origin of AIDS: debate intensifies

By | September 12, 2000

Claims that AIDS originated from trials of a polio vaccine in the 1950s are repudiated, but just won't go away.

0 Comments

Keep taking the pills

By | September 4, 2000

The placebo effect may lead to a significant skew in clinical trials of heart treatments.

0 Comments

The new European Life Sciences Organization (ELSO) is starting with great hopes but a shoestring budget and few members.

0 Comments

NIH issues US embryonic stem cell guidelines, at last

By | August 29, 2000

But November's presidential election is likely to determine whether US scientists will ever be able to do this work with taxpayer blessings - and money.

0 Comments

Malaria should shiver at a new attack to be mounted against the disease.

0 Comments

Assembling the human genome and giving it away for free

By | August 21, 2000

Entrepreneurs looking to exploit the data collected through the Human Genome Project are to face stiff competition from a project designed to allow researchers around the world to access analysed and annotated genome information for free.

0 Comments

Therapeutic cloning to become a reality for Britain

By | August 18, 2000

The potential therapeutic benefits of research on human embryos areenormous and outweigh the ethical and safety concerns, the UKgovernment decided this week.

0 Comments

Changing times at the OST

By | August 16, 2000

Sir Robert May, outgoing UK Chief Scientist, spoke to Robert Walgate about treading the fine line between government and the science community, and the changing face of science in the UK and Europe.

0 Comments

genome sequence will help in developing protection against the disease. Robert Walgate discovers that it might - but perhaps not in the most obvious ways.

0 Comments

Follow The Scientist

icon-facebook icon-linkedin icon-twitter icon-vimeo icon-youtube
Advertisement

Stay Connected with The Scientist

  • icon-facebook The Scientist Magazine
  • icon-facebook The Scientist Careers
  • icon-facebook Neuroscience Research Techniques
  • icon-facebook Genetic Research Techniques
  • icon-facebook Cell Culture Techniques
  • icon-facebook Microbiology and Immunology
  • icon-facebook Cancer Research and Technology
  • icon-facebook Stem Cell and Regenerative Science
Advertisement
Advertisement
The Scientist
The Scientist
Life Technologies