A biotech company reports that an experimental treatment elongated its CEO’s telomeres.
February 1, 2016|
How plants fight off pathogens
January 31, 2016|
A mouse study suggests a mechanism by which severe infections during pregnancy increase autism risk.
January 28, 2016|
Increasing the expression of two genes from non-Y chromosomes restores spermatogenesis in male mice that lack Y chromosomes.
January 26, 2016|
Jordan Kurland, associate general secretary of the American Association of University Professors, has passed away at age 87.
January 21, 2016|
Human monoclonal antibodies induced during Ebola infection are able to neutralize related viral species, scientists show.
January 20, 2016|
A public-health nonprofit and an international drugmaker team up to stockpile hundreds of thousands of doses of a promising vaccine and to speed along the approval process.
January 13, 2016|
Scientists link an immune phenotype present at birth to the development of food allergies a year later.
January 11, 2016|
Researchers identify a molecule that may have been key to the surprisingly common transition from single-celled ancestors to today’s complex, multicellular organisms.
January 4, 2016|
A gene-expression signature correlates with a person’s likelihood of experiencing adverse events after receiving a seasonal flu vaccine, scientists show.