July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
July 1, 2015|
A chance discovery results in the first report of DNA-based gene silencing in an animal.
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
April 21, 2015|
In the midst of a debate about an experimental drug’s early approval, the US Food and Drug Administration requests that full trial results be released.
April 7, 2015|
Biotech company Genervon has requested accelerated approval for its experimental ALS drug after a small but promising Phase 2 trial. Patients advocate for its acceptance, while researchers urge caution.
March 1, 2015|
Evolving Ourselves, The Man Who Touched His Own Heart, Bats, and The Invaders
February 20, 2015|
The US Food and Drug Administration will allow the personal genomics company to resume a disease-risk analysis.
February 6, 2015|
US Food and Drug Administration commissioner Margaret Hamburg is stepping down after six years on the job.