Academic research could be strengthened by thinking more and doing less.
November 1, 2012|
From basic research to beneficial therapies
October 24, 2012|
Swapping chromosomes from one human egg to another could eliminate mitochondrial DNA mutations that cause disease.
October 12, 2012|
Keith Campbell, a biologist who was part of the effort to clone Dolly the sheep, has passed away at the age of 58.
October 3, 2012|
In the latest effort to boost publication records, researchers are writing positive peer reviews for their work under other scientists’ names.
October 1, 2012|
Laboratory-raised populations of dung beetles reveal a mother's extragenetic influence on the physiques of her sons.
September 27, 2012|
An analyst that worked for a state drug lab in Massachusetts has confessed to mishandling evidence in tens of thousands of drug cases.
September 26, 2012|
Will the recently launched Reproducibility Initiative succeed in cleaning up research and reducing retractions?
September 17, 2012|
Mice raised in isolation from their mothers developed cognitive deficits similar to those of babies raised in orphanages where physical contact is infrequent.
September 1, 2012|
The brain’s phagocytes follow an ATP bread trail laid down by calcium waves to the site of damage.
August 28, 2012|
The Office of Research integrity sanctions a Joslin Diabetes Center researcher for fudging data in retracted papers.