A new study reveals how the amygdala is involved in controlling predatory behavior in mice.
August 1, 2015|
August 2015's selection of notable quotes
June 10, 2015|
Half of basic science studies cannot be replicated, according to a new analysis—to the tune of $28 billion a year in the U.S.
May 19, 2015|
Previously shown to boost muscle growth in aged mice, a protein’s role in regeneration just got more complicated.
December 22, 2014|
RIKEN’s Haruko Obokata fails to replicate stimulus-triggered acquisition of pluripotency.
December 1, 2014|
Highlights from a webinar held by The Scientist to discuss the role of antibody validation and cataloging in improving data reproducibility
October 16, 2014|
GENETICS publishes a commentary criticizing a Nature Neuroscience paper claiming that mice can inherit smell sensitivities that their parents acquired during life.
July 2, 2014|
Nature issues retractions of the stimulus-triggered acquisition of pluripotency papers and pens an editorial on the controversy surrounding their publication.
May 29, 2014|
Efforts to reproduce an experimental psychology study yield failure, accusations, and ultimately, discourse on how to improve the process.
May 2, 2014|
Male scientists stress mice out; using SCNT to reprogram adult cells; acetate can reach mouse brain, reduce appetite; WHO sounds “post-antibiotic era” alarm
April 28, 2014|
Stanford University starts new center to study how scientific research can be improved.