May 1, 2013|
A look at some of biology’s communication networks
May 1, 2013|
Discoveries of microbial communities that transfer electrons between cells and across relatively long distances are launching a new field of microbiology.
April 30, 2013|
Researchers find zero evidence for Lyme-induced autism.
April 29, 2013|
Researchers identify a herpesvirus gene persisting in the cells of calves suffering from malignant catarrhal disease.
April 26, 2013|
Double helix celebrates 60; detecting calories without taste; bacteria vs. tumor; perceptual consciousness in babies
April 25, 2013|
Genome Biology speaks to a scientist involved in the discovery of the structure of DNA, and asks modern geneticists to highlight the key advances that have followed.
April 24, 2013|
By engineering the genome of E. coli with genes from several sources, scientists have coaxed the microbe to produce diesel-replica hydrocarbons.
April 22, 2013|
Researchers use bacteria to deliver radiation to shrink pancreatic tumors in mice.
April 17, 2013|
A newly developed drug, modeled after a bacteria-infecting virus, is less likely to become antibiotic resistant.
April 16, 2013|
A decision will not be reached until later in the year, but the United States’ top justices appear to be inclined to rule against the validity of patenting human genes.