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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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Following the Funding

By | November 4, 2015

Researchers use network theory to estimate the importance of relationships among researchers and institutions in attracting grant money.

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Capsule Reviews

By | November 1, 2015

The Psychology of Overeating, The Hidden Half of Nature, The Death of Cancer, and The Secret of Our Success

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2015 Life Sciences Salary Survey

By and | November 1, 2015

This year’s survey highlights dramatic regional, sector, and gender variations.

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Week in Review: October 26–30

By | October 30, 2015

Negative citations; cardiac stem cell saga continues; identifying anonymized genomic study participants; evolution of allergens; a call for biodefense innovation

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