The largely overlooked resident fungal community plays a critical role in human health and disease.
January 15, 2013|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
September 5, 2012|
In his latest book, author John Coates describes the tension and exultation of the trading floor from a biological perspective.
September 1, 2012|
Judiciously applied pressure could benefit the scientific system by providing an opportunity for renewal.
August 9, 2012|
Men subject to psychological stress rate heavier women as more attractive, and find a greater range of body sizes desirable.
June 27, 2012|
Researchers elucidate how a first heart attack sets the stage for later heart trouble by boosting inflammatory cell development.
May 22, 2012|
Exposure to an environmental toxin can affect future generations’ ability to handle stressful conditions.
May 3, 2012|
Anxious mice are more likely to come down with aggressive skin cancer than those who show less stress on behavioral tests.
December 15, 2011|
For nematode worms, a bigger stress response means a healthier, longer life, but fewer babies.
December 9, 2011|
Researchers found that stress eating can blunt the body’s stress response.
November 9, 2011|
High stress during fetal development could cause premature aging, according to a study in chickens, which published today (November 9) in the Proceedings of the Royal Society B.