Analyzing resting brain scans, researchers can anticipate the brain activities of a person performing a range of tasks.
Structural studies reveal how SSRI drugs bind to the human serotonin transporter.
Scientists produce a tissue-like material containing hundreds of light-activated compartments that transmits an electrical signal when illuminated.
Targeting HIV-1 with CRISPR/Cas9 stops the virus from replicating, but can also help it escape, two recent studies show.
People are attracted to others whose emotions they feel they can easily understand, according to a neuroimaging study.
Other news in life science:
Harold Morowitz, who dedicated his career to investigating the origins of life, has passed away at age 88.
A move by the US federal government to close tax loopholes that encourage “tax inversions” likely spooked the companies out of the multibillion dollar deal.
Interested in reading more?
The Scientist ARCHIVES
Become a Member of
Receive full access to more than 35 years of archives, as well as TS Digest, digital editions of The Scientist, feature stories, and much more!