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Cancer Growth Curtailed

By Ruth Williams | April 4, 2013

Researchers develop two small molecules that slow the growth of human cancer cells.

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Roadmap to an HIV Vaccine

By Sabrina Richards | April 3, 2013

Researchers track the evolution of HIV in a single patient to understand what drives the production of broadly neutralizing antibodies.

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Atomic Force Microscopy

By Amy Maxmen | April 2, 2013

The new technique reveals unprecedented details of microscopic life.

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Cancer Clinical Trials of Tomorrow

By Tomasz M. Beer | April 1, 2013

Advances in genomics and cancer biology will alter the design of human cancer studies.

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Contributors

By Kate Yandell | April 1, 2013

Meet some of the people featured in the April 2013 issue of The Scientist.

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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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Mimicking Mussels

By Ruth Williams | April 1, 2013

Scientists develop a gel that mimics mollusc glue to coat the insides of blood vessels.

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Pluripotent Until Needed

By Beth Marie Mole | April 1, 2013

Microarrays help keep induced pluripotent stem cell lines in check, from start to finish.

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Structure by Feel

By Amy Maxmen | April 1, 2013

Applying the sensitive touch of atomic force microscopy to DNA, cells, and proteins

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Up, Up, and Array

By Megan Scudellari | April 1, 2013

By scrutinizing gene expression profiles instead of individual oncogenes, Todd Golub launched a powerful platform for diagnosing, classifying, and treating cancer.

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