The Broad Institute and Rockefeller University disagree over which scientists should be named as inventors on certain patents involving the gene-editing technology.
July 2, 2014|
Genetic analysis splits one species into 126.
June 30, 2014|
A new model suggests emperor penguin populations could decline by 19 percent by 2100.
June 30, 2014|
Mice infected with a malaria-causing parasite emit odors that are more attractive to malaria-transmitting mosquitoes than uninfected animals, a study shows.
June 5, 2014|
A new plan to protect the Great Lakes from the invasive species is set in motion.
June 1, 2014|
As rich sources of genetic diversity, the progenitors and kin of today’s food crops hold great promise for improving production in agriculture’s challenging future.
May 22, 2014|
Mice in nature appear to enjoy running on wheels, helping to settle the question whether the behavior is a just a neurotic response in lab mice.
May 15, 2014|
Researchers uncover a self-recognition mechanism that prevents octopus limbs from becoming entangled, despite their powerful suction.
May 12, 2014|
Latest analysis of microbial activities in the Gulf of Mexico suggests that gas-rich deepwater plumes following the Deepwater Horizon oil well blowout may have overwhelmed methane-oxidizing bacterial species.
May 8, 2014|
An increasingly common algal growth, found in rivers the world over, is caused by changing environmental conditions, not accidental introductions.
May 7, 2014|
Darwin’s finches use pesticide-treated cotton to line their nests and unwittingly protect themselves against parasitic fly larvae.