Stylophora pistillata, a reef coral in the Northern Red Sea, thrived in simulated global-warming conditions.
February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
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February 11, 2016|
Ancient DNA in the genomes of modern humans influences a range of physiological traits.
February 5, 2016|
A study on human cells reveals how cellular aging affects the 3-D architecture of chromosomes.
February 4, 2016|
Injections of progenitor cells into damaged rat hearts may improve function, but not because the implants themselves are creating new muscle.
January 28, 2016|
Increasing the expression of two genes from non-Y chromosomes restores spermatogenesis in male mice that lack Y chromosomes.
January 27, 2016|
Genetic evidence suggests that overactive synaptic pruning drives development of schizophrenia.
January 20, 2016|
Key Alzheimer’s disease–related protein may be a transcriptional regulator.
January 4, 2016|
A gene-expression signature correlates with a person’s likelihood of experiencing adverse events after receiving a seasonal flu vaccine, scientists show.
December 29, 2015|
A second fatal, transmissible cancer has been identified in the already endangered species.
December 21, 2015|
The selection of traits suitable for human companionship may have dragged along some unfavorable alleles.