Pooping into a petri dish is becoming standard practice as part of some college biology courses.
February 18, 2016|
Neighboring neurons can manipulate astrocytes.
February 3, 2016|
Signs of getting older are less common among rodents with ramped-up ghrelin production.
February 1, 2016|
Medication to prevent prematurity in humans harms cognitive flexibility in rats.
December 29, 2015|
A hormone made in the liver controls how much sugar mice eat, according to a study.
December 1, 2015|
A rash of deformed lambs eventually led to the creation of a cancer-fighting agent.
November 24, 2015|
Bacteria in the intestine produce proteins that stop rodents from eating.
November 9, 2015|
A new study is rewriting 50 years of biological dogma by suggesting that mature blood cells develop much more rapidly from stem cells than previously thought.
November 1, 2015|
Adipogenesis in mice has alternating genetic requirements throughout the animals’ lives.
October 13, 2015|
An upcoming clinical trial aims to correct for a disease of fragile bones in affected babies before they are born.
October 1, 2015|
Four types of gut bacteria found in babies’ stool may help researchers predict the future development of asthma.