A biotech company reports that an experimental treatment elongated its CEO’s telomeres.
February 1, 2016|
How plants fight off pathogens
January 27, 2016|
Genetic evidence suggests that overactive synaptic pruning drives development of schizophrenia.
January 26, 2016|
Jordan Kurland, associate general secretary of the American Association of University Professors, has passed away at age 87.
January 25, 2016|
Health officials expect the virus to spread to nearly all countries in the Americas and expand warnings for pregnant women.
January 20, 2016|
Key Alzheimer’s disease–related protein may be a transcriptional regulator.
January 19, 2016|
A Brazilian town will ramp up the release of insects engineered to shrink mosquito populations.
January 14, 2016|
Cases of the mosquito-borne infection are on the rise, with most reported in Brazil. The U.S. has confirmed at least two cases to date, including a recent importation into Texas.
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.
January 1, 2016|
Susan Lindquist has never shied away from letting her curiosity guide her research career.