March 1, 2012|
Editor's choice in immunology
February 16, 2012|
Designing the simplest possible living organism artificially may lend clues as to what life is.
February 13, 2012|
Infection by GFP-encoding viruses enables quick, easy detection of tuberculosis in patient samples.
February 7, 2012|
Only a quarter of Clostridium difficile infections in one hospital system were traced to contact with a symptomatic patient.
February 2, 2012|
New research suggests that circular RNA transcripts are not as rare as previously thought.
February 1, 2012|
The US National Science Advisory Board for Biosecurity explains why it recommended redacting the details of studies reporting on a highly transmissible H5N1 strain.
January 24, 2012|
An attempt to regrow the infamous GFAJ-1 bacteria, reported to incorporate arsenic into its DNA backbone, has failed.
January 9, 2012|
For at least one species of octopus, all it takes is a little RNA editing.
January 1, 2012|
Our list of the best and brightest products that 2011 had to offer the life scientist
December 23, 2011|
Researchers uncover a self-destruct mechanism that determines the lifespan of messenger RNA molecules.