September 1, 2013|
September 2013's selection of notable quotes
August 23, 2013|
The avian influenza virus H7N7, a cousin to H7N9, has been found in Chinese live poultry markets.
August 13, 2013|
Mice on a low-calorie diet harbor a distinct population of gut microorganisms that helps prolong life.
August 12, 2013|
Researchers develop a new “molecular biocontainment” strategy for safely studying deadly flu viruses.
August 9, 2013|
Flu researchers propose H7N9 studies; NIH makes deal to share HeLa genome; herbal “remedies” can cause cancer; scientists record grid cell activity in humans
July 19, 2013|
Bias in preclinical research; medical marijuana for kids; a swath of microbial genomes; plastic ocean habitats; rethinking scientific evaluation
July 14, 2013|
By sequencing bacterial and archaeal genomes from single cells, scientists have filled in many uncharted branches of the tree of life.
July 12, 2013|
Editor accused of fraud leaves post; the good and the bad of gut microbiota; bacterial gene shuffle; legal restrictions hamper illicit drug research; antibodies and autism
July 4, 2013|
Most strains of gut microbes stay with us for decades, which may prove useful for tracking our health.
July 2, 2013|
A new study profiles the garden of fungal organism that grows on human feet.