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October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 24, 2014|
Synthetic biologists introduce bacterial and poppy plant genes into yeast to manufacture morphine.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 4, 2014|
A study documents boys with autism who were exposed to elevated levels of testosterone, cortisol, and other hormones in utero.
May 9, 2014|
Synthetic base pairs replicated in vivo; cardiac stem cells questioned; miniature neurotransmissions and synaptic development; neurogenesis and memory loss; STAP saga continues
May 7, 2014|
For the first time, synthetic DNA base pairs are replicated within living bacteria.
May 1, 2014|
A symbiotic relationship between squid and bacteria provides an alternative explanation for bacterial sheathed flagella.
April 14, 2014|
Doctors implant custom-made organs, built from a tissue sample and a biodegradable scaffold, into four female patients born with underdeveloped or missing vaginas.