The high schooler was studying cancer biomarkers in a George Mason University lab when her familial experiences with Lyme disease sparked an idea.
July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
June 15, 2015|
The US Fish and Wildlife Service moves captive chimpanzees under the umbrella of federal protection that covers their wild counterparts.
June 11, 2015|
Sally Rockey, deputy director of extramural research at the National Institutes of Health, is leaving the agency this fall to lead an agriculture nonprofit.
June 8, 2015|
A large-scale genome sequencing effort identifies mutations with disease-causing potential at higher rates than expected.
June 8, 2015|
The National Institutes of Health’s Pharmaceutical Development Section temporarily suspends production following contamination issues.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
April 23, 2015|
Scientists who evaluate National Institutes of Health grant applications often identify the projects that will have the biggest scientific impact, according to an analysis.
March 31, 2015|
The US National Institutes of Health has formed a team of experts to begin the process of building President Obama’s Precision Medicine Initiative.