October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 26, 2014|
In the latest development in trying to use Bacillus anthracis to kill cancer, researchers send “antibody mimics” inside tumor cells.
September 18, 2014|
Microlesions in heart muscle may contribute to cardiac complications in elderly patients, a study shows.
September 17, 2014|
Surfaces covered in a micropattern mimicking the ridges of shark skin could reduce the spread of drug-resistant Staphylococcus aureus and other superbugs in hospitals.
September 15, 2014|
An analysis of bacterial sequences from the Human Microbiome Project has uncovered thousands of biosynthetic gene clusters.
September 14, 2014|
An external device that mimics the structure of a spleen can cleanse the blood of rats with acute sepsis, ridding the fluid of pathogens and toxins.
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
August 12, 2014|
Harvard biochemist J. Woodland Hastings, who first theorized about quorum sensing in the late 1960s, succumbed to pulmonary fibrosis last week at age 87.
August 1, 2014|
Bacterial populations’ differing strategies for responding to their environment can set genetic routes to speciation.