Stem cells and cancer cells have enough molecular similarities that the former can be used to trigger immunity against the latter.
October 9, 2012|
A round-up of recent discoveries in behavior research
Covering the life sciences inside and out
October 4, 2012|
A brewmaster is creating a signature concoction using yeast found in his facial hair.
September 27, 2012|
Scientists unravel the confusing molecular biology behind a fruit fly’s reliance on a single type of cactus.
September 13, 2012|
Researchers show that DNA supercoils are dynamic structures that can “hop” long distances, a phenomenon that could affect gene regulation.
August 30, 2012|
Researchers monitor the movement of the Pacific’s largest predators and share the information with the world in real time.
August 13, 2012|
Researchers use UV light to stimulate protein production in nano-sized delivery capsules in mice.
August 9, 2012|
Researchers devise a way to create predictably patterned microwrinkles.
August 1, 2012|
Researchers track tumors as they develop, providing more support for the idea that cells with stem-cell-like properties underlie cancer growth and recurrence.
June 26, 2012|
Researchers designed a microfluidics chip to separate cells using gravity and a force field.
June 25, 2012|
Louisiana’s salt marshes are recovering from the Deepwater Horizon oil spill, but some areas have been irreversibly lost.