Family members of Lacks, the donor behind the widely used HeLa cell line, are planning to sue Johns Hopkins University.
August 1, 2012|
August 2012's selection of notable quotes
July 26, 2012|
Allowing athletes to enhance their performance by using genetic engineering to manipulate their DNA may become a reality of future Olympic Games.
July 24, 2012|
Two whole genome duplications boosted the complexity of the ancestor of all vertebrates, but also introduced potential for disease.
July 23, 2012|
Much of what researchers believe about the public and effective communication is wrong.
July 18, 2012|
Research and funding organizations pledge to support a new system to support cross-border collaboration within the European Union.
July 16, 2012|
Starting in April 2013, research supported by the United Kingdom government must be made freely available within 6 months of publication.
July 13, 2012|
The researcher who raised questions about the studies by social psychologist Dirk Smeesters flags dodgy data from another scientist.
July 11, 2012|
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
July 10, 2012|
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July 3, 2012|
A researchers in Japan faked patient data on nearly 200 studies over the past 2 decades, according to an investigating committee.