This year’s list of winners celebrates both large leaps and small (but important) steps in life science technology.
October 1, 2013|
October 2013's selection of notable quotes
September 24, 2013|
Ruth Patrick, who pioneered freshwater pollution monitoring, has passed away at age 105.
September 23, 2013|
Response to an opinion in The Scientist charting current pitfalls in translational research
August 19, 2013|
Desire and arousal disorders require the biopharmaceutical industry’s attention.
July 23, 2013|
Bottlenose dolphins can recognize and respond to their own “signature whistles,” strengthening the evidence that these whistles function like names.
July 19, 2013|
Bias in preclinical research; medical marijuana for kids; a swath of microbial genomes; plastic ocean habitats; rethinking scientific evaluation
July 18, 2013|
NCI has made public the largest-ever database of cancer-specific gene variations, paving the way for the development of new drugs and therapies.
July 17, 2013|
The drug has brought relief to children suffering from cancer and other serious ailments, but getting access is often limited by considerable regulatory hurdles.
July 12, 2013|
Editor accused of fraud leaves post; the good and the bad of gut microbiota; bacterial gene shuffle; legal restrictions hamper illicit drug research; antibodies and autism
July 10, 2013|
FDA endorsement of a new blood-thinning drug was held back for almost a year because the agency discovered misconduct at clinical trial sites in China.