Academic research could be strengthened by thinking more and doing less.
April 1, 2012|
April 2012's selection of notable quotes
March 30, 2012|
Once a promising cancer treatment, the failure of PARP inhibitors in the clinic may be due to flawed preclinical studies.
March 29, 2012|
Two new cancer cell line databases bursting with genomic and drug profiling data may help researchers identify drug targets.
March 27, 2012|
A new report outlines ways in which omics-based technologies can be shuttled more safely and effectively from the bench to the clinic.
March 23, 2012|
Mice “avatars” grafted with patient tumor tissue help identify effective drug regimens.
March 22, 2012|
Early exposure to microbes shapes the mammalian immune system by subduing inflammatory T cells.
March 19, 2012|
Replacing immune cells in a mouse model of Rett syndrome, a developmental brain disorder, improved symptoms, suggesting a new target for treatment.
March 9, 2012|
One biopsy may not provide enough information about the array of mutations in cancer to devise treatments based on a tumor’s genetic profile.
March 8, 2012|
A new method for transplanting immunologically mismatched organs may remove the need for life-long immunosuppressive drugs to prevent rejection.