The 44-year-old patient has Hunter syndrome, which doctors hope to treat using zinc finger nucleases.
December 19, 2016|
Selected quotes from an eventful year
Covering the life sciences inside and out
November 18, 2016|
A combination of the traditional metric and the newer h5 index potentiates the scientific community toward more-balanced evaluation.
October 19, 2016|
Researchers discover that neutrophil extracellular traps help cancers spread, and design enzyme-loaded nanoparticles to destroy them.
September 28, 2016|
More papers correlate with top-cited research for more-established academics, but not newly minted professors, according to a study.
September 21, 2016|
Caffeine-producing plants use three different biochemical pathways and two different enzyme families to make the same molecule.
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.
September 8, 2016|
As E. coli bacteria spread over increasingly concentrated antibiotics, researchers discover novel evolutionary pathways that confer resistance.
August 31, 2016|
Host and bacterial ligands that interact with the same cell-surface receptor induce different activities in human macrophages.
August 26, 2016|
Precursor T cells bearing the same antigen receptor adopt two different fates in mice.