Scientists working in developing nations who engage in capacity building find it bolsters the lives of locals and their own work.
By Beth Marie Mole | June 1, 2013
No-till agriculture without herbicides in southern Brazil. Cover crops left as mulch produce chemicals that inhibit weed growth.
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By Bob Grant
Cross-species trysts likely spread human papillomavirus (HPV) to Homo sapiens, according to new research.
By Ruth Williams
Researchers discover that neutrophil extracellular traps help cancers spread, and design enzyme-loaded nanoparticles to destroy them.
By Ben Andrew Henry
The US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention identifies a 1-square-mile area near Miami where Zika virus appears to be spreading.
This is not sustainable.
Genetic analyses lay to rest conspiracy theories about death of Belgian King Albert I, who lost his life in a rock climbing accident more than 80 years ago.
Bacteria inhabit most tissues in the human body, and genes from some of these microbes have made their way to the human genome. Could this genetic transfer contribute to diseases such as cancer?
A Wayne State University probe into allegations of research misconduct leveled against pathologist Fazlul Sarkar has found the scientist guilty of multiple instances of image manipulation, among other infractions.
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