February 1, 2012|
Editor's choice in drug development
January 1, 2012|
Examples of parasites that manipulate the behavior of their hosts are not hard to come by, but scientists have only recently begun to understand how they induce such dramatic changes.
October 31, 2011|
Wasps inject their larvae into ladybug abdomens, where they feast on the bugs’ insides.
October 20, 2011|
The widespread bacteria known to manipulate host reproductive output can do so by ramping up stem cell division and consequent egg production in Drosophila.
September 13, 2011|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
August 19, 2011|
The parasite Toxoplasma gondii furthers its transmission by making rats go wild for the scent of cat urine.
June 24, 2011|
A particular predator defense used by water fleas makes them more susceptible to parasite infections, new research shows.
February 1, 2011|
Gabriele Sorci discusses how invaders can band together to more effectively infect hosts.