April 8, 2015|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
April 1, 2015|
A smaller Cas9 protein enables in vivo genome engineering via viral vectors.
March 12, 2015|
Researchers develop a technique to trigger neural activity in culture using light to heat gold nanoparticles.
March 4, 2015|
A newly discovered 2.8 million-year-old jawbone is thought to be that of a direct human ancestor.
February 26, 2015|
Strong selective pressure can lead to rapid and reproducible evolution in bacteria.
January 29, 2015|
A mass migration of mobile regulatory elements increased the expression of thousands of genes in the uterus during the evolution of pregnancy.
January 19, 2015|
Genomic analysis of a multidrug-resistant lineage pinpoints historical correlations with human events.
December 30, 2014|
An analysis of stored samples shows that H7N9 precursor H9N2, a virus widespread in chickens, has shown increased fitness in recent years.
December 11, 2014|
Scientists complete the largest-ever comparative genomic study of birds.