DNA from the 40,000-year-old bones of a modern human found in Europe contains Neanderthal genes.
September 9, 2014|
Human trials are now underway.
Daily News Roundup
September 8, 2014|
The US Food and Drug Administration last week approved the first of a new type of immunotherapy that aims to pit a patient’s own immune system against her cancer.
September 4, 2014|
Biological criteria and evolutionary models help predict threats to spoken language, according to two studies.
August 26, 2014|
Algorithms that map social media posts and mobile phone data can help researchers track epidemics.
August 22, 2014|
Monkeys infected with lethal doses of Marburg virus were rescued by an experimental siRNA-based therapeutic, a study shows.
August 19, 2014|
Contest aims to identify models that accurately forecast outbreaks.
August 18, 2014|
Early-stage clinical trial yields promising results.
August 15, 2014|
The Israeli firm Vascular Biogenics withdrew its initial public offering after six days of trading.
August 8, 2014|
A genetic switch in hibernating bears keeps the animals from becoming insulin-resistant.
August 6, 2014|
Emmanuel Farber, past American Association for Cancer Research president who advanced fundamental understanding of chemical carcinogenesis, has passed away at age 95.