3D rendered illustration of a coronavirus with an overlaid network of lines and dots.
Connecting the Dots That Link Diabetes and Infection Severity
Deanna MacNeil, PhD | May 22, 2023 | 4 min read
Researchers shed light on the immunometabolism of respiratory infection, providing an avenue towards safer COVID-19 therapeutics for those affected by metabolic disorders.
The Intricacies of Western Blotting
The Intricacies of Western Blotting
The Scientist’s Creative Services Team | 1 min read
In this webinar, R. Hal Scofield discusses hints and tips on how to generate clean and reproducible western blot data, even in tricky situations. 
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Chek-Mate for Gliomas
Aparna Nathan, PhD | May 22, 2023 | 3 min read
New research may make immunotherapy possible for hard-to-treat brain tumors.
Editing genome stock photo
Resolving Discrepancies in Mouse and Human Autoimmunity Studies
Niki Spahich, PhD | May 15, 2023 | 4 min read
By editing primary T cells with CRISPR, researchers begin to settle a long-standing debate about a common autoimmunity risk variant.
ReCO2ver™ CO2 incubator
Rapid Recovery in Cell Culture Incubators
Baker and The Scientist’s Creative Services Team | 3 min read
How to maintain cell culture conditions for enhanced sample safety.
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A New Smartphone Application Improves Memory Recall in Older Adults
Mariella Bodemeier Loayza Careaga, PhD | May 8, 2023 | 3 min read
Neuroscientists developed and tested a promising mobile app that mitigates age-related memory decline.
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Electric Fields Disrupt Cancer Cell Division
Danielle Gerhard, PhD | May 4, 2023 | 5 min read
A novel, non-invasive treatment using electrical currents exploits physiological properties of dividing cancer cells to prolong survival and augment current therapies.
Relevant Models Reflect Real-World Needs
The Scientist’s Creative Services Team | 1 min read
Jie Sun shares how his curiosity, creativity, and motivation to address clinical public health needs steer his research in immunology and infectious disease.
Medical illustration of a scientist replacing part of a DNA molecule with tweezers, representing genome editing.
On the Hunt for the Next Breakthrough in Motor Neuron Disease
Deanna MacNeil, PhD | May 9, 2023 | 3 min read
Researchers leave no stone unturned in the search for a spinal muscular atrophy treatment strategy that uses base editing.
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Mechanical Force on the Skull May Aid Bone Regeneration
Alejandra Manjarrez, PhD | May 1, 2023 | 3 min read
By mechanically inducing the expansion of cranial sutures in young adult mice, researchers stimulated stem cell proliferation that is key to healing bone injuries.
Leveraging Stem Cells to Create Better Disease Models
Leveraging Stem Cells to Create Better Disease Models
The Scientist’s Creative Services Team | 2 min read
Clive Svendsen, Meritxell Huch, Ameen Salahudeen, and Mick Bhatia will discuss the latest advances in using patient-derived stem cells to create more accurate disease models.
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Gut Bacteria Contribute to Anorexia
Kamal Nahas, PhD | May 1, 2023 | 3 min read
Microbiomes transplanted from women with anorexia nervosa into mice enhanced symptoms of the eating disorder, such as rapid weight loss and reduced appetite.
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A Bacterial Culprit for Rheumatoid Arthritis
Hannah Thomasy, PhD, Drug Discovery News | Apr 27, 2023 | 4 min read
Scientists identified a species of Subdoligranulum that may drive disease.
The Laboratory of the Future: How New Technologies Reform Research
The Laboratory of the Future: How New Technologies Reform Research
Maria Gklotsou, PhD | 4 min read
New advancements in automation, AI, connectivity, sustainability, and more propel research forward.