September 1, 2014|
Many natural phenomena elude our understanding.
July 29, 2014|
Scientists identify a bacteriophage that is highly abundant in the gut bacteria of people around the world.
July 18, 2014|
A Florida man becomes the first US resident who has not recently traveled outside the country to be diagnosed with an infection from the mosquito-borne virus.
July 3, 2014|
Adult sickle-cell patients have safely stopped taking their immunosuppressant medication thanks to a new type of blood stem-cell transplant.
July 1, 2014|
A mysterious iridovirus outbreak in a lab colony of crickets reveals the virus’s ability to spur increased sexual activity.
June 30, 2014|
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
June 26, 2014|
As chikungunya spreads across the Caribbean, researchers work to determine the virus’s next steps and understand its evolving partnership with mosquitoes.
June 25, 2014|
Scientists come up with a simpler, more efficient strategy for making multivirus-targeting T cells for immunotherapy.
June 22, 2014|
ASC specks—protein aggregations that drive inflammation—are released from dying immune cells, expanding the reach of a defense response.
June 9, 2014|
Humans and coral share a cell-death pathway that has been conserved between them for more than half a billion years.