The European Patent Office will grant patent rights over the use of CRISPR in all cell types to a University of California team, contrasting with a recent decision in the U.S.
May 1, 2016|
Science is messy. So lay it out, warts and all.
January 1, 2016|
Understanding the biological roots of cooperation might help resolve some of the biggest scientific challenges we face.
November 1, 2015|
The causes and consequences of obesity are more complicated than we thought.
August 1, 2015|
The animal world is full of clever solutions to bioengineering challenges.
January 1, 2015|
Regulation of genome expression orchestrates the behavior of insect castes and the human response to social stress.
August 1, 2012|
Science publishing is locked in an evolutionary arms race as it edges further into the digital age.
December 1, 2011|
After a roller-coaster of an October, The Scientist resumes publication under new ownership.
October 1, 2011|
To the great scientific leaps witnessed during our first 25 years, and the game changers yet to come.
March 1, 2011|
Did Erasmus Darwin foreshadow the tweaking of his grandson’s paradigm?