Family members of Lacks, the donor behind the widely used HeLa cell line, are planning to sue Johns Hopkins University.
November 1, 2015|
The effect of a high-fat diet on murine T cells
October 1, 2015|
Researchers devise new techniques to facilitate growing bacteria collected from the environment.
May 1, 2013|
Desulfobulbaceae bacteria were recently discovered to form centimeter-long cables, containing thousands of cells that share an outer membrane.
May 1, 2013|
Shewanella bacteria generate energy for survival by transporting electrons to nearby mineral surfaces.
March 2, 2013|
The method to the dengue virus's maddening infectiousness.
February 1, 2013|
Some of these insidious viruses expertly subvert the host immune system, allowing their unhindered proliferation.
January 1, 2013|
There's a lot more than dirt to the soil in which plants grow.
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.
July 1, 2012|
Present in every tissue of the body, ubiquitin appears to be involved in a dizzying array of functions, from cell cycle and division to organelle and ribosome biogenesis, as well as the response to viral infection. The protein plays at least two role