According to citation statistics, researchers behind programmed cell death pathways and CRISPR/Cas9 are among those in line for Nobel Prizes this year.
February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
February 8, 2016|
Two new studies point to factors in hair follicle stem cells as players in age-related hair loss.
February 5, 2016|
A study on human cells reveals how cellular aging affects the 3-D architecture of chromosomes.
February 4, 2016|
Injections of progenitor cells into damaged rat hearts may improve function, but not because the implants themselves are creating new muscle.
February 1, 2016|
To protect the global food supply, scientists want to understand—and enhance—plants’ natural resistance to pathogens.
January 27, 2016|
Genetic evidence suggests that overactive synaptic pruning drives development of schizophrenia.
January 20, 2016|
Key Alzheimer’s disease–related protein may be a transcriptional regulator.
January 15, 2016|
Social interaction influences the chimpanzee microbiome, increasing the number of microbial species the primates share.
January 11, 2016|
Researchers identify a molecule that may have been key to the surprisingly common transition from single-celled ancestors to today’s complex, multicellular organisms.