November 1, 2012|
From basic research to beneficial therapies
October 29, 2012|
Mice fed a mix of six strains of bacteria were able to fight a C. difficile infection that causes deadly diarrhea and is resistant to most types of treatment.
October 24, 2012|
Viral DNA in mice genomes may lead to cancer in immune-compromised animals.
October 19, 2012|
The blogosphere voices widespread condemnation for a sexist comment made by a researcher attending this week’s annual Society for Neuroscience conference.
October 15, 2012|
The tenderness of cancer cells squeezed by a special apparatus can help pinpoint the ones most likely to spread the disease.
October 9, 2012|
New research shows that the growth of long-range connections between brain regions predicts how well a child will learn to read.
October 4, 2012|
Brain cells called pericytes can be reprogrammed into neurons with just two proteins, pointing to a novel way to treat neurodegenerative disorders.
October 2, 2012|
Technology company Knome unveils a machine it says will "break the bottleneck" in the interpretation of human genome data.
October 1, 2012|
An HIV drug can bind to and alter the function of an immune molecule, causing a dangerous reaction in patients with a particular allele.