Academic research could be strengthened by thinking more and doing less.
October 1, 2014|
October 2014's selection of notable quotes
September 25, 2014|
Documenting the epigenetic landscape of human innate immune cells reveals pathways essential for training macrophages.
September 12, 2014|
Researchers at the RIKEN Center for Developmental Biology will treat the first patient in its clinical trial testing an induced pluripotent stem cell-based treatment for age-related macular degeneration.
September 1, 2014|
Vein patterns in the wings of developing fruit flies never vary by more than the width of a single cell.
August 13, 2014|
Hemocytes can form neurons in adult crayfish, a study shows.
August 5, 2014|
The authors of a 2008 Nature paper have retracted it after new data watered down the conclusions.
July 3, 2014|
Adult sickle-cell patients have safely stopped taking their immunosuppressant medication thanks to a new type of blood stem-cell transplant.
June 23, 2014|
Starvation suspends cellular activity in C. elegans larvae and extends their lifespan.
June 22, 2014|
ASC specks—protein aggregations that drive inflammation—are released from dying immune cells, expanding the reach of a defense response.
June 9, 2014|
Humans and coral share a cell-death pathway that has been conserved between them for more than half a billion years.