Multimedia

» antibiotic resistance, genetics & genomics and infectious disease

Video, Slideshows, Infographics

Most Recent

image: Puerto Rico's Native Bird

Puerto Rico's Native Bird

By Jef Akst | December 17, 2012

The Carribean island, with the help of researchers using creative ways of getting the message out, has rallied behind sequencing the genome of an endemic parrot.

2 Comments

image: Inside Genomics Education

Inside Genomics Education

By Jeffrey M. Perkel | December 1, 2012

Undergraduates and others are delving into modern genetics and genomics technologies in classrooms across the country.

2 Comments

image: The Birthday Conference

The Birthday Conference

By Jef Akst | November 1, 2012

Snapshots from an annual meeting that celebrates the birth of a prominent biologist

0 Comments

image: Mummy's Little Secret

Mummy's Little Secret

By Hayley Dunning | November 1, 2012

Preserved remains from the Andes yield clues about infectious diseases.

0 Comments

image: Self-Medicating Animals

Self-Medicating Animals

By Sabrina Richards | October 23, 2012

From insects to mammals, the animal kingdom sometimes cures its own ills.

1 Comment

image: The Epigenetic Lnc

The Epigenetic Lnc

By Kevin V. Morris | October 1, 2012

Long non-protein-coding RNA (lncRNA) sequences are often transcribed from the opposite, or antisense, strand of a protein coding gene. In the past few years, research has shown that these lncRNAs play a number of regulatory roles in the cell. For exa

5 Comments

image: 2012 Labbies Honorable Mentions

2012 Labbies Honorable Mentions

By The Scientist Staff | October 1, 2012

Check out other memorable images and videos that were submitted to this year’s Labby Multimedia Awards.

0 Comments

image: Messing with HIV

Messing with HIV

By Jef Akst | June 1, 2012

Sangamo Biosciences is putting a different spin on gene therapy. 

0 Comments

image: The View From Above

The View From Above

By Cristina Luiggi | February 1, 2012

Satellite imagery is giving biologists a whole new perspective on the phenomena they study.

0 Comments

image: 2011's Best and Brightest

2011's Best and Brightest

By The Scientist Staff | January 1, 2012

In its brief, 4-year history, The Scientist’s annual Top 10 Innovations contest has become a showcase of the coolest life science tools to emerge in the previous year. 

15 Comments

Popular Now

  1. RNA Moves a Memory From One Snail to Another
  2. Sweden Cancels Agreement With Elsevier Over Open Access
  3. Researchers Develop a Drug Against the Common Cold
  4. Army Surgeons Grow Ear in Soldier’s Arm