venom, cell & molecular biology, disease & medicine
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.
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
Mitotic Hijacker
Richard P. Grant | Mar 1, 2011
How a parasite sneakily ensures its own replication
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.
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
Time and Temperature
Richard P. Grant | Feb 1, 2011
Editor's choice in physiology
Losers Fight Back
Richard P. Grant | Feb 1, 2011
Editor's choice in developmental biology