July 2, 2014|
Genetic analysis splits one species into 126.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 22, 2014|
ASC specks—protein aggregations that drive inflammation—are released from dying immune cells, expanding the reach of a defense response.
June 16, 2014|
A genomic survey of Mexicans reveals a wealth of diversity in North America’s southernmost land.
June 9, 2014|
Humans and coral share a cell-death pathway that has been conserved between them for more than half a billion years.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 24, 2014|
Gerald Edelman, who broke new ground in two distinct fields of life science, has passed away at age 84.
May 23, 2014|
The International Institute for Species Exploration announces its picks of novel species discovered in the past year, including a carnivorous mammal, a tiny shrimp, and a fungus.
May 1, 2014|
Neurons may use interferon signals transmitted over great distances to fend off viral infection.
May 1, 2014|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.