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Long and Rocky Roads

By | November 1, 2012

From basic research to beneficial therapies

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Mission: Possible

By | October 1, 2012

Cooperation, not competition, is the way forward.

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Sense and Sensibility

By | September 1, 2012

Why is tactile perception so fundamental to life?

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Survival of the Fittest (to print)

By | August 1, 2012

Science publishing is locked in an evolutionary arms race as it edges further into the digital age.

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Meeting of the Minds

By | 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 | June 1, 2012

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

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With All Due Consideration

By | May 1, 2012

Scientists and their many hats

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Agents Provocateurs

By | April 1, 2012

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

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Tricky Trials

By | 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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On the Menu

By | February 1, 2012

Digestion on the cellular level: two mysteries examined

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