Biology News Net

Monday the 12th of September 2016

Study reveals how ionising radiation damages DNA and causes cancer - 18:01

Human kidney progenitors isolated, offering new clues to cell renewal - 18:01

Thursday the 8th of September 2016

New 'Trojan horse' antibody strategy shows promise against all Ebola viruses - 19:21

Giraffes more speciose than expected - 19:21

Monday the 5th of September 2016

Biochemists' discovery could lead to vaccine against 'flesh-eating' bacteria - 18:01

New genus of bacteria found living inside hydraulic fracturing wells - 18:01

Brain circuit that drives sleep-wake states, sleep-preparation behavior is identified - 18:01

Tuesday the 30th of August 2016

More tomatoes, faster: Accelerating tomato engineering - 17:11

New species of pterosaur discovered in Patagonia - 17:11

Monday the 29th of August 2016

Purest yet liver-like cells generated from induced pluripotent stem cells - 17:31

Artificial intelligence expedites breast cancer risk prediction - 17:31

Study finds shark fins & meat contain high levels of neurotoxins linked to Alzheimer's disease - 17:31

Wednesday the 24th of August 2016

Calcium channel blockers caught in the act at atomic level - 19:01

Arctic gives clues on worst mass extinction of life - 19:01

Scientists uncover the way a common cell enzyme alerts the body to invading bacteria - 19:01

Yale team discovers how Zika virus causes fetal brain damage - 19:01

In some genetic cases of microcephaly, stem cells fail to launch - 19:01

Tuesday the 23rd of August 2016

Analog DNA circuit does math in a test tube - 17:31

Warbler genomes look to be 99.97 percent alike - 17:31

Monday the 22nd of August 2016

NIH researchers discover otulipenia, a new inflammatory disease - 18:01

Single-celled fungi multiply, alien-like, by fusing cells in host - 18:01

Genetic regulation of the thymus function identified - 18:01

In the ocean, clever camouflage beats super sight - 18:01

Beetles pollinated orchids millions of year ago, fossil evidence shows - 18:01

Thursday the 18th of August 2016

New clues found to how 'cruise-ship' virus gets inside cells - 17:51

Nobel laureate, new technologies show how cancer cells protect chromosomes from decay - 17:51

Yale study identifies how Zika virus infects the placenta - 17:51

Wednesday the 17th of August 2016

A molecular alarm clock awakens resting ovules - 18:01

Leukaemia blood testing has 'massive potential' - 18:01

CRISPR-Cas9 breaks genes better if you disrupt DNA repair - 18:01

Monday the 15th of August 2016

CRISPR gene editing reveals new therapeutic approach for blood disorders - 18:01

Legions of nanorobots target cancerous tumors with precision - 18:01

Genomics solutions to the riddle of the tobacco hornworm sphinx moth - 18:01

Thursday the 11th of August 2016

Directly reprogramming a cell's identity with gene editing - 18:01

Quantum dots with impermeable shell: A powerful tool for nanoengineering - 18:01

Two Zika proteins responsible for microcephaly identified - 18:01

Unearthed: The cannibal sharks of a forgotten age - 18:01

Paraplegics regain some feeling, movement after using brain-machine interfaces - 18:01

Wednesday the 10th of August 2016

Neuron unites 2 theoretical models on motion detection - 17:21

Tracing the evolution of bird reproduction - 17:21

Specialized life forms abound at Arctic methane seeps - 17:21

Monday the 8th of August 2016

Dormant copies of HIV mostly defective, new study shows - 16:51

Small molecules to help make SMARTER cereals - 16:51

Scientific serendipity yields new neuron type in mouse retina - 16:51

Tiger sharks can be marine 'hyenas' too - 16:51

Thursday the 4th of August 2016

Vaccine candidates protect primates against Zika virus - 17:31

Researchers find how proteins control gene expression by binding both DNA and RNA - 17:31

Duke team identifies new 'mega-complex' involved in cell signaling - 17:31

Looking back into the future: Are corals able to resist a declining pH? - 17:31

Wednesday the 3rd of August 2016

First evidence of sleep in flight - 16:01