A 3-D carbon nanotube mesh enables rat spinal tissue sections to reconnect in culture.
February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
January 25, 2016|
Health officials expect the virus to spread to nearly all countries in the Americas and expand warnings for pregnant women.
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.
December 11, 2015|
Mexico’s health ministry has OKed the vaccine for people between nine and 45 years old.
December 1, 2015|
A rash of deformed lambs eventually led to the creation of a cancer-fighting agent.
November 24, 2015|
Using the precision gene-editing tool, researchers demonstrate an ability to create large populations of malaria parasite–resistant mosquitoes.
November 19, 2015|
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
November 9, 2015|
A new study is rewriting 50 years of biological dogma by suggesting that mature blood cells develop much more rapidly from stem cells than previously thought.
November 1, 2015|
Adipogenesis in mice has alternating genetic requirements throughout the animals’ lives.