A 3-D carbon nanotube mesh enables rat spinal tissue sections to reconnect in culture.
May 1, 2014|
May 2014's selection of notable quotes
May 1, 2014|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.
April 22, 2014|
Judges rule that climate scientist Michael Mann’s communications are not subject to Freedom of Information Act requests.
April 14, 2014|
Doctors implant custom-made organs, built from a tissue sample and a biodegradable scaffold, into four female patients born with underdeveloped or missing vaginas.
April 2, 2014|
Researchers complete an atlas depicting gene expression across the developing human brain.
April 1, 2014|
The Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change’s latest document discusses the dangers of a warming world, but also indicates opportunities for adaptation to the sweeping changes to come.
March 26, 2014|
New research suggests that the wooly beasts may have succumbed to a shrinking gene pool or intense environmental pressures as their species went extinct.
March 20, 2014|
The breast cancer-associated gene may play a protective role in neural stem cells, a mouse study finds.
March 4, 2014|
A new species of giant virus discovered in the Siberian permafrost, where it’s been buried for 30,000 years, is reincarnated in the lab.
March 1, 2014|
Once believed to be irrevocably differentiated, mature cells are now proving to be flexible, able to switch identities with relatively simple manipulation.