Millions of measurements from 23 people who consumed extra calories every day for a month reveal changes in proteins, metabolites, and gut microbiota that accompany shifts in body mass.
January 17, 2018|
January 17, 2018|
January 12, 2018|
The discovery reveals the role of a growth factor and endothelial cells in thymus repair, and could have implications for chemotherapy and radiation patients’ recovery following treatment.
November 30, 2017|
Activating genes for reprogramming factors for a short time transforms large numbers of differentiated cells into multipotent forms that could be useful for cell-based therapies.
November 13, 2017|
A team has engineered two stem cell lines into “synthetic T cells” that destroy breast cancer cells in vitro.
November 1, 2017|
Soluble adenylyl cyclase measures and responds to pH changes in coral cells, but whether it can help the animals withstand ocean acidification is not yet known.
October 25, 2017|
With the arrival of a new class of single-nucleotide editors, researchers can target the most common type of pathogenic SNP in humans.
October 17, 2017|
A new study identifies microorganisms residing in the human fallopian tubes and uterus, but some researchers are skeptical of the findings.
October 11, 2017|
Vaginal birth leads to changes in the development of offsprings’ microbiomes not seen among mice born via C-section, which researchers suspect might contribute to the weight differences.
September 6, 2017|
Sweet taste receptor-activating molecules produced by sinus microbes suppress the local innate immune system in humans.
September 1, 2017|
A new study uses blood samples from pregnant women to track changes in the immune system leading up to birth, and predicts gestational age from the mothers’ immune signatures.