Ben Henry explores the science behind a deep-fried cancer scare and traditional treatments that may shrink tumors.
July 1, 2013|
Ocean viruses can impact marine ecosystems in several ways.
July 1, 2013|
Viruses abound in the world’s oceans, yet researchers are only beginning to understand how they affect life and chemistry from the water’s surface to the sea floor.
June 17, 2013|
Nobel Laureate Jerome Karle has passed away at age 94.
June 16, 2013|
The cell fragments play a role in the body’s first line of defense against bacterial infection, helping white blood cells grab blood-borne bacteria in the liver.
June 7, 2013|
A compound that targets a particular opioid receptor in the amygdala reduces the formation of PTSD-like systems in mice subjected to severe trauma.
June 6, 2013|
Some H5N1 and H7N9 bird flu viruses could be one mutation away from spreading efficiently between humans.
June 4, 2013|
Scientists discover gene behind an inherited muscle disorder by studying zebrafish embryos.
June 1, 2013|
How the study of human social interactions is helping researchers understand the spread of diseases like influenza and HIV
May 31, 2013|
Mice and ferrets are protected from several deadly viruses when genes encoding “broadly neutralizing antibodies” are delivered into their nasal passages.
May 29, 2013|
Malaria parasites transmitted via mosquitoes elicit a more effective immune response and cause less severe infection than those directly injected into red blood cells.