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Speaking of Science 2015

By | December 31, 2015

A year’s worth of noteworthy quotes

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Week in Review: December 14–18

By | December 18, 2015

Camel vaccine against MERS show promise; E. coli keeps evolving in a constant environment; engineered cells treat psoriasis in mice; Congress considers NIH budget boost 

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Week in Review: December 7–11

By | December 11, 2015

Effects of experimental brain manipulations questioned; long-lived memory T cells; more GM microbe “kill switches”; CRISPR therapy in a dish

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Capsule Reviews

By | December 1, 2015

Welcome to the Microbiome, The Paradox of Evolution, Newton's Apple, and Dawn of the Neuron.

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Self Correction

By | December 1, 2015

What to do when you realize your publication is fatally flawed

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Week in Review: November 23–27

By | November 27, 2015

New mouse interneurons found; epigenetic effects of an antidepressant; defining “high-fat” diets; animal-inspired art  

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Agar Shortage Limits Lab Supplies

By | November 24, 2015

One large provider says the shortfall should clear up by early 2016.

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Week in Review: November 16–20

By | November 20, 2015

Winding down polio research; how the immune system tolerates skin microbes; magnetic protein complex found; FDA approves genetically engineered fish; NIH chimps retiring; more

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Week in Review: November 9–13

By | November 13, 2015

Virus-resistant CRISPR crops; neuron-disrupting amyloid-β–targeting therapies; blood-brain barrier breached; how some gut-dwelling microbes enter the bloodstream

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Week in Review: November 2–6

By | November 6, 2015

How Ebola hides from immune cells; gut microbes’ role in immunotherapy response; new mechanisms of hearing loss; butterflies use milkweed toxins to ward off predators

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