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Top 7 in developmental biology
Bob Grant | Oct 5, 2010
Check out the hottest papers in developmental biology and related fields, as ranked by F1000
Insulin is key to kidney disease
Jef Akst | Oct 5, 2010
A form of kidney disease may result from defective insulin signaling, challenging conventional wisdom
IVF pioneer earns Nobel
Vanessa Schipani | Oct 4, 2010
Robert Geoffrey Edwards has this year's prize in Physiology or Medicine for developing the technique of in vitro fertilization
In vitro fertilization earns Nobel
Vanessa Schipani | Oct 4, 2010
Robert Edwards will take home this year's prize in Physiology or Medicine
Genetic escape pods
Cristina Luiggi | Oct 1, 2010
Microbes share and preserve their genetic material by releasing bodies that resemble viruses into the environment
Video: Shrimp boxing
Megan Scudellari | Oct 1, 2010
Mantis shrimp protect themselves with armor that acts like a punching bag
Are monkeys self-aware?
Vanessa Schipani | Sep 30, 2010
New results suggest that rhesus macaques recognize themselves in the mirror, but the debate is far from over
Opinion: Bugs can solve food crisis
Arnold van Huis | Sep 29, 2010
A tropical entomologist argues that edible insects offer a sustainable alternative for conventional meat
Library cuts threaten research
Megan Scudellari | Sep 28, 2010
As journal cancellations sweep across the US, scientists worry about how they will affect research
Opinion: Encourage alternatives III
Nathan L. Vanderford | Sep 28, 2010
PhD programs should integrate relevant non-laboratory work experience into their curricula