July 8, 2013|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
July 2, 2013|
The lines between scholarly and traditional forms of popular communication are fading, and scientists need to take advantage.
July 1, 2013|
Paul Ehrlich came up with an explanation for cellular interactions based on receptors, earning a Nobel Prize and the title "Father of Modern Immunology"—only to have his theory forgotten.
June 21, 2013|
On the gene patent decision; a high-res human brain model; bats’ influence on moths mating calls; toxicants threaten brain health; platelet-driven immunity
June 20, 2013|
The degree of honesty in moth courtship songs might have been influenced by their similarity to bat echolocation calls.
June 16, 2013|
The cell fragments play a role in the body’s first line of defense against bacterial infection, helping white blood cells grab blood-borne bacteria in the liver.
May 29, 2013|
Malaria parasites transmitted via mosquitoes elicit a more effective immune response and cause less severe infection than those directly injected into red blood cells.
May 22, 2013|
The activity of one type of immune cell helps regrow the limbs of amputated salamanders.
May 20, 2013|
A new class of immune cell could protect against type 1 diabetes by suppressing other immune cells.
May 1, 2013|
Research Associate, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania. Age: 27