December 19, 2016|
Selected quotes from an eventful year
Covering the life sciences inside and out
November 30, 2016|
A noninvasive microscopy technique that exploits NADH fluorescence enables researchers to observe how mitochondria alter their shape and arrangement in human tissue.
November 3, 2016|
Scientists produce a detailed genomic map of mutations and epigenetic changes associated with smoking tobacco across 17 tumor types.
October 19, 2016|
Researchers discover that neutrophil extracellular traps help cancers spread, and design enzyme-loaded nanoparticles to destroy them.
September 15, 2016|
Matching the immunological characteristics of donor retinal cells to those of the recipient can reduce the chance of rejection.
September 12, 2016|
Byproducts of gut microbes in some 1-month–old babies trigger inflammation that is linked to later asthma development, researchers find.
August 31, 2016|
Host and bacterial ligands that interact with the same cell-surface receptor induce different activities in human macrophages.
August 30, 2016|
The marsupials’ genomes show evidence of a rapid evolutionary response to selection imposed by devil facial tumor disease.
August 26, 2016|
Precursor T cells bearing the same antigen receptor adopt two different fates in mice.
July 20, 2016|
Researchers engineer bacteria that deliver an anti-tumor toxin in mice before self-destructing.