The largely overlooked resident fungal community plays a critical role in human health and disease.
December 31, 2015|
A year’s worth of noteworthy quotes
Covering the life sciences inside and out
December 29, 2015|
A second fatal, transmissible cancer has been identified in the already endangered species.
December 24, 2015|
The Scientist’s choice of major improvements in imaging, optogenetics, single-cell analyses, and CRISPR
December 16, 2015|
As researchers work to improve the precision gene-editing technology, the community discusses the best way to use it.
November 5, 2015|
Gut microbiome composition can influence the effectiveness of cancer immunotherapy in mice.
October 30, 2015|
Modifying a vibration-based optical technique can capture images of living tissues, researchers show.
September 3, 2015|
Online scientific journals are sacrificing the quality of research articles to make a buck.
August 24, 2015|
Academic research could be strengthened by thinking more and doing less.
August 13, 2015|
Researchers find evidence to suggest why an enzyme crucial for fighting off malaria infection is linked to a form of lymphoma.
July 7, 2015|
Circulating tumor cells, exosomes, and DNA can improve the diagnosis of many cancers. But are liquid biopsies ready for prime time?