The 44-year-old patient has Hunter syndrome, which doctors hope to treat using zinc finger nucleases.
May 1, 2014|
Researchers unravel the biology of beauty and art.
April 1, 2014|
Using patients’ own immune systems to fight cancer
November 1, 2013|
The Scientist opened up its annual Salary Survey to our international readers for the first time, revealing stark differences between average pay in the U.S., Europe, and the rest of the world.
July 1, 2013|
Expectations can make you ill. Fear can make you fragile. Understanding the nocebo effect may help prevent this painful phenomenon.
June 1, 2013|
Our final survey of the life-science industry workplace highlights the companies—small and large, domestic and international—that are making their researchers feel valued and at home.
June 1, 2013|
Scientists working in developing countries find that giving back to local communities enriches their own research.
April 1, 2013|
Researchers are taking advantage of small, transparent zebrafish embryos and larvae—and a special strain of see-through adults—to understand the development and spread of cancer.
March 1, 2013|
Patients are sidestepping clinical research and using themselves as guinea pigs to test new treatments for fatal diseases. Will they hurt themselves, or science?
November 1, 2012|
Researcher salaries continue to buck the trend of the millennium’s first decade, remaining flat or even declining across most life science disciplines.
October 1, 2012|
Presenting the best life science images and videos of 2012