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The Next Big One

By Mary Beth Aberlin | June 1, 2013

As new infections surface and spread, science meets the challenges with ingenuity and adaptation.

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Making Cancer More Transparent

By Mary Beth Aberlin | April 1, 2013

A decade into the age of genomics, science is generating a flood of data that will help in the quest to eradicate the disease.

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A Chill Issue

By Mary Beth Aberlin | February 1, 2013

The very cold, the merely chilled, and the colorful

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In the Long Run

By Mary Beth Aberlin | December 1, 2012

Can emulating our early human ancestors make us healthier?

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Long and Rocky Roads

By Mary Beth Aberlin | November 1, 2012

From basic research to beneficial therapies

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Meeting of the Minds

By Mary Beth Aberlin | July 1, 2012

New changes at The Scientist will ensure that we continue to showcase the best and brightest ideas in the life sciences.

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Avant-Garde Science

By Mary Beth Aberlin | June 1, 2012

Why naked mole-rats and experimental gene therapies remind me of groundbreaking artists.

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Agents Provocateurs

By Mary Beth Aberlin | April 1, 2012

Asking pointed questions is a key part of the scientific process.

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Tricky Trials

By Mary Beth Aberlin | March 1, 2012

Studies on safety, efficacy, or dosing of drugs in children, or on nutritional supplements, are not run-of-the-mill.

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A Truly Happy Return

By Mary Beth Aberlin | December 1, 2011

After a roller-coaster of an October, The Scientist resumes publication under new ownership.

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