A new study reveals how the amygdala is involved in controlling predatory behavior in mice.
February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
February 3, 2016|
Scientists design diagnostics to improve the detection of current infections.
January 1, 2016|
Understanding the biological roots of cooperation might help resolve some of the biggest scientific challenges we face.
December 21, 2015|
Health officials suspect recently reported cases of the disease in Liberia might stem from a flare-up of the virus in a survivor who became pregnant.
December 7, 2015|
Richard Johnson, a pioneer in research on central nervous system infections, died last month at age 84.
December 1, 2015|
A rash of deformed lambs eventually led to the creation of a cancer-fighting agent.
November 16, 2015|
As the world inches closer to polio eradication, laboratories studying the virus will have to bolster biosafety standards. Eventually, most will need to stop working with the pathogen entirely.
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 3, 2015|
The virus can persist in several tissues where the immune system is less active. Researchers are working to better understand this phenomenon and how it can stall the clearing of Ebola in survivors.
November 1, 2015|
Adipogenesis in mice has alternating genetic requirements throughout the animals’ lives.