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Rat dad's diet affects pups
Megan Scudellari | Oct 20, 2010
A father's high-fat diet may increase his offspring's risk of diabetes.
UK scientists dodge bullet
Colin Macilwain | Oct 20, 2010
The government spares research from deep spending cuts, but science could still face consequences
Clock affects RNA splicing
Jef Akst | Oct 20, 2010
Circadian rhythms regulate the processing of gene transcripts, helping explain the light-dark cycle's effect on physiology
An electrical switch for cancer?
Stuart Blackman | Oct 19, 2010
A new type of electrically active cell can turn stem cells cancerous from a distance
Top 7 papers in biochemistry
Cristina Luiggi | Oct 19, 2010
Check out the highest F1000-ranked articles in biochemistry and related areas
Jawless evolution explained
Jef Akst | Oct 18, 2010
A new genetic analysis tips the scales to one side of a long-term debate on the evolution of jawless vertebrates
News in a nutshell
Bob Grant | Oct 18, 2010
Hungary spill may be worse than expected; Good citations make good papers; More negative findings for XMRV/chronic fatigue link; National Medals of Science awarded
UK biologists brace for cuts
Colin Macilwain | Oct 18, 2010
"The feeling is one of naked terror at a perfect storm of bad news"
High-profile paper retracted
Megan Scudellari | Oct 15, 2010
A second paper by a Harvard stem cell biologist is also under review
Protease inhibitors: from clinic to canvas
Vanessa Schipani | Oct 14, 2010
At an HIV treatment and research center in California, ART (antiretroviral therapy) is inspiring art