Ancient DNA in the genomes of modern humans influences a range of physiological traits.
February 1, 2016|
How plants fight off pathogens
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April 1, 2015|
Scientist to Watch Yvonne Saenger explains recent advances in using biomarkers to identify cancer patients who might benefit most from immunotherapy.
November 1, 2014|
See the devastating infectious cancer that may drive the Tasmanian Devil to extinction.
April 1, 2014|
University of Texas at San Antonio microbiologist Karl Klose discusses the problem of antibiotic resistance in a 2013 TEDx talk.
March 2, 2013|
The method to the dengue virus's maddening infectiousness.
March 1, 2013|
Systems biologist Lone Gram describes her approach to combing the oceans for novel compounds that may be useful in the fight against pathogens.
February 1, 2013|
Some of these insidious viruses expertly subvert the host immune system, allowing their unhindered proliferation.
December 12, 2012|
Fat cells behave differently in obese individuals, causing inflammation and insulin resitance.
December 6, 2012|
Adipose tissue plays an immune role in individuals of normal wieght.