The Scientist

» immune-privilege

Most Recent

image: Pregnancy May Explain Ebola Return

Pregnancy May Explain Ebola Return

By Kerry Grens | December 21, 2015

Health officials suspect recently reported cases of the disease in Liberia might stem from a flare-up of the virus in a survivor who became pregnant.


image: Brain Drain

Brain Drain

By Ashley P. Taylor | June 1, 2015

The brain contains lymphatic vessels similar to those found elsewhere in the body, a mouse study shows.


image: Eye Trials Give Hope for Stem Cells

Eye Trials Give Hope for Stem Cells

By Hannah Waters | January 24, 2012

Preliminary data from human embryonic stem cell trials for two degenerative eye disorders are promising, but challenges remain for more complex tissues.


Popular Now

  1. Elena Rybak-Akimova, Chemical Kinetics Expert, Dies
  2. University of Oregon Erecting a $1-Billion Science Center
  3. Investigation Finds Signs of Misconduct in Swedish Researcher’s Papers
  4. Opinion: No, FDA Didn’t Really Approve 23andMe’s <em>BRCA</em> Test