Researchers Discover New Family of Viruses
Researchers Discover New Family of Viruses
The redondoviruses, named for their circular DNA, inhabit the human respiratory tract and may be linked to disease.
Researchers Discover New Family of Viruses
Researchers Discover New Family of Viruses

The redondoviruses, named for their circular DNA, inhabit the human respiratory tract and may be linked to disease.

The redondoviruses, named for their circular DNA, inhabit the human respiratory tract and may be linked to disease.

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Genetically Modified Viral Cocktail Treats Deadly Bacteria in Teen
Genetically Modified Viral Cocktail Treats Deadly Bacteria in Teen
Ashley Yeager | May 8, 2019
Tweaking the genomes of two phages and combining them with a third phage helped to clear a persistent Mycobacterium infection in the patient.
Lab-Grown Lungs Transplanted into Pigs
Lab-Grown Lungs Transplanted into Pigs
Sukanya Charuchandra | Aug 3, 2018
The lungs survived with no complications in the animals for up to two months.
Image of the Day: Lungs Aglow
Image of the Day: Lungs Aglow
The Scientist Staff | Sep 8, 2017
By first removing epithelial tissue from rat lungs while preserving their intricate vascular networks, scientists re-engineered healthy, working lung scaffolds.