November 6, 2014|
An apology for basic research
November 1, 2014|
This year’s data reveal notable variation in compensation for life scientists working in different fields, sectors, and regions of the world.
October 17, 2014|
Frequent airplane travel may contribute to obesity by throwing off circadian rhythms and changing the composition of the intestinal microbiome, according to a new study.
October 10, 2014|
Nobel Prizes awarded; transgenerational effects of mitochondrial mutations; fat-targeted gene knockdown; Ebola updates in Spain and U.S.
October 1, 2014|
Researchers are beginning to study in depth the largely uncharted territory of the eye’s microbial composition.
September 30, 2014|
Nearly 600 soil samples from New York City’s famous park reveal that the urban environment harbors just as much biodiversity as natural ecosystems across the globe.
September 25, 2014|
The awards will allow grantees to address sex differences in both preclinical and clinical studies.
September 23, 2014|
Lengthy stints in intensive care units pare down patients’ gut microflora, a study shows.
September 17, 2014|
President Obama plans to send thousands of military personnel to Africa to streamline infectious disease-response efforts.
September 15, 2014|
An analysis of bacterial sequences from the Human Microbiome Project has uncovered thousands of biosynthetic gene clusters.