July 1, 2013|
Ocean viruses can impact marine ecosystems in several ways.
July 1, 2013|
Viruses abound in the world’s oceans, yet researchers are only beginning to understand how they affect life and chemistry from the water’s surface to the sea floor.
June 26, 2013|
The NIH will significantly reduce the use of chimpanzees in biomedical research and retire the majority of its chimps to sanctuaries.
June 17, 2013|
Nobel Laureate Jerome Karle has passed away at age 94.
June 16, 2013|
The cell fragments play a role in the body’s first line of defense against bacterial infection, helping white blood cells grab blood-borne bacteria in the liver.
June 13, 2013|
A proposal to grant captive chimpanzees the same endangered species status as wild chimps could hamper medical research.
June 7, 2013|
A compound that targets a particular opioid receptor in the amygdala reduces the formation of PTSD-like systems in mice subjected to severe trauma.
June 6, 2013|
Some H5N1 and H7N9 bird flu viruses could be one mutation away from spreading efficiently between humans.
June 4, 2013|
Scientists discover gene behind an inherited muscle disorder by studying zebrafish embryos.
June 1, 2013|
Regular supplies of food for scavenger birds in Spain may not be the most effective conservation strategy, as smaller birds are bullied away.