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 23, 2012|
Female scholars are gaining ground in publishing, but cluster in sub-disciplines and tend not to be listed as first or last authors.
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 11, 2012|
A survey of the prepublication histories of papers reveals that manuscripts that are rejected then resubmitted are cited more often.
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|
In a pilot program at the University of Utah, the library pays for readers to rent or buy research individual articles, avoiding expensive journal subscriptions.
September 18, 2012|
In protest against high-priced journal packages, the library at SUNY Potsdam will end its subscription to American Chemical Society online journal package.
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.