citizen science, genetics & genomics, cell & molecular biology
Resistant to Failure
Cristina Luiggi | Mar 1, 2011
A Duke University researcher survives a sticky situation at a federal research institution to make major strides in determining the genetic roots of Staphylococcus aureus antibiotic resistance.
Ted Cohen: Travelling for TB
Amy Maxmen | Mar 1, 2011
Assistant professor, Department of Epidemiology, Harvard School of Public Health. Age: 37
Mitotic Hijacker
Richard P. Grant | Mar 1, 2011
How a parasite sneakily ensures its own replication
Top 7 From F1000
N/A | Mar 1, 2011
A snapshot of the highest-ranked articles from a 30-day period on Faculty of 1000
Freeze-Frame
Kelly Rae Chi | Feb 1, 2011
Tricks for probing a cell’s moving parts
Impure Genius
Karen Hopkin | Feb 1, 2011
Lewis Cantley has made a career of turning chemical contaminants into groundbreaking discoveries—including novel lipids, potent inhibitors, and kinases involved in cancer.
Alternative Agriculture
Vanessa Schipani | Feb 1, 2011
The debate over genetically engineered crops rages on, but other technologies offer new hope for sustainable farming.
Face to Face with the Emotional Brain
Ahmad R. Hariri & Paul J. Whalen | Feb 1, 2011
Amygdala responses to the facial signals of others predict both normal and abnormal emotional states. An understanding of the brain chemistry underlying these responses will lead to new strategies for treating and predicting psychopathology.
Stress and Inflammation
Stress and Inflammation
Christina M. Warboys, Narges Amini, Amalia de Luca, and Paul C. Evans | Feb 1, 2011
Stress and inflammation Cardiovascular disease, including coronary artery disease and stroke, is the single greatest cause of death worldwide and is a major burden on health services and society. 
When Stress Is Good
Christina M. Warboys, Narges Amini, Amalia de Luca, and Paul C. Evans | Feb 1, 2011
Fast blood flow protects against atherosclerosis: implications for treatment