Bacteria in the intestine influence motor dysfunction and neuroinflammation in a mouse model of Parkinson’s disease.
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 16, 2014|
A genomic survey of Mexicans reveals a wealth of diversity in North America’s southernmost land.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
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|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.
April 25, 2014|
Evolution of Y chromosome; delivering gene with “bionic ears”; diversity of an important cyanobacterium; charting genome-sequencing progress; blockbuster pharma deals
April 24, 2014|
A marine cyanobacterium possesses astounding genomic diversity, yet still organizes into distinct subpopulations that have likely persisted for ages.
April 22, 2014|
Researchers find that gender, education level, and breastfeeding can affect humans’ commensal microbial communities.
April 14, 2014|
Doctors implant custom-made organs, built from a tissue sample and a biodegradable scaffold, into four female patients born with underdeveloped or missing vaginas.