November 17, 2013|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
November 13, 2013|
From determining structures to figuring out functions, brain-mapping scientists are applying new technologies to understand the hub of the central nervous system.
November 11, 2013|
Sage Bionetworks aims to show that transparency and sharing are key to ensuring research reproducibility.
November 5, 2013|
Researchers develop a strategy for rendering a toxic drug harmless—until it encounters a pair of enzymes that signals cancer cells are nearby.
November 3, 2013|
Common mutations in metastasized breast tumors suggest how the cancer can develop resistance to frontline drugs.
October 31, 2013|
Neurons within a person’s brain exhibit striking variations in DNA copy number.
October 24, 2013|
Researchers find strong correlations between the composition of the human microbiome and genetic variation in immune-related pathways.
September 26, 2013|
Scientists document common genetic alterations in cancers of different origins.
September 23, 2013|
Response to an opinion in The Scientist charting current pitfalls in translational research
September 17, 2013|
Immunotherapies, such as the re-engineered T cells that last year saved a 7-year-old girl’s life, continue to show promise as cancer treatments.