Running releases an enzyme that is associated with memory function in mice and humans.
July 1, 2015|
Disease eradication in the 21st century
June 26, 2015|
Biotech firm likely to pull the plug after its gene therapy product fails.
June 25, 2015|
Researchers have found the New Guinea flatworm, one of the world’s most invasive species, in Florida, putting native ecosystems at serious risk.
June 11, 2015|
With the deletion of a single gene, female Japanese rice fish can produce sperm.
May 13, 2015|
Researchers tweak gene expression in chicken embryos that may have been crucial to the evolutionary transition from dinosaur noses to bird bills.
May 5, 2015|
Participants of two gene-therapy trials who experienced partial restoration of sight following treatment are now losing their vision once again.
May 3, 2015|
Species die-offs are expected to accelerate as greenhouse gases accumulate, according to a meta-analysis.
April 24, 2015|
One study shows the insects prefer food laced with pesticides, while another adds to the evidence that the chemicals are harmful to some pollinators.
April 21, 2015|
A retrovirus embedded in the human genome may help protect embryos from other viruses, and influence fetal development.
April 17, 2015|
A newly discovered protein promotes immunity to viruses and cancer by triggering the production of cytotoxic T cells.