March 1, 2012|
Editor's choice in immunology
February 23, 2012|
Researchers find the first evidence that a sirtuin gene prolongs life in mice.
January 22, 2012|
Untargeted metabolic profiling implicates a new suite of metabolites that may be involved in nerve damage-induced pain.
October 28, 2011|
The Burmese python’s heart triples in size after a nice big meal, thanks in part to a special blend of fatty acids.
August 1, 2011|
Gut bacteria may be the missing piece that explains the connection between diet and cancer risk.
July 5, 2011|
Three RNAs expressed in the nucleolus mediate death in cells exposed to too much fat.
May 1, 2011|
Does mitochondrial dysfunction lie at the heart of common, complex diseases like cancer and autism?
January 1, 2011|
As much as rainforests or deep-sea vents, the human gut holds rich stores of microbial chemicals that should be mined for their pharmacological potential.