Biology News Net

Monday the 24th of November 2014

Lionfish analysis reveals most vulnerable prey as invasion continues - 17:30

ASU, IBM move ultrafast, low-cost DNA sequencing technology a step closer to reality - 17:30

Thursday the 20th of November 2014

Imagination, reality flow in opposite directions in the brain - 19:00

Intrepid scientific explorer recounts lifetime of work and adventure in Amazon - 19:00

Wednesday the 19th of November 2014

New view of mouse genome finds many similarities, striking differences with human genome - 18:31

Natural gut viruses join bacterial cousins in maintaining health and fighting infections - 18:31

Ancient genetic program employed in more than just fins and limbs - 18:30

Tuesday the 18th of November 2014

New clue in celiac disease puzzle: Cause of oat toxicity explained - 19:30

The role DNA methylation plays in aging cells - 19:30

Monday the 17th of November 2014

Advances in electron microscopy reveal secrets of HIV and other viruses - 18:30

A new approach to fighting chronic myeloid leukemia - 18:30

Drugs that prevent blood clots may protect organs during transplantation - 18:30

Wednesday the 12th of November 2014

Single-dose, needle-free Ebola vaccine provides long-term protection in macaques - 18:30

Tuesday the 11th of November 2014

Bizarre mapping error puts newly discovered species in jeopardy - 19:00

Monday the 10th of November 2014

The cat's meow: Genome reveals clues to domestication - 20:00

Wednesday the 5th of November 2014

Researchers engineer a 'smart bomb' to attack childhood leukemia - 19:00

Could non-gluten proteins play a role in celiac disease? - 19:00

Tuesday the 4th of November 2014

Ebola, Marburg viruses edit genetic material during infection - 19:00

Monday the 3rd of November 2014

Compared with apes, people's gut bacteria lack diversity, study finds - 19:30

MRSA bugs linked to livestock are found in hospitals, study finds - 19:30

Friday the 31st of October 2014

Blocking a fork in the road to DNA replication - 05:00

Tuesday the 28th of October 2014

New findings show that different brain tumors have the same origin - 19:31

Giant tortoises gain a foothold on a Galapagos Island - 19:31

Identifying the biological clock that governs female fertility - 19:30

Monday the 27th of October 2014

Boosting biogasoline production in microbes - 18:40

It's better for memory to make mistakes while learning - 18:40

Saturday the 25th of October 2014

A new dent in HIV-1's armor - 05:30

Scientists engineer toxin-secreting stem cells to treat brain tumors - 05:30

Molecular beacons shine light on how cells 'crawl' - 05:30

Tuesday the 21st of October 2014

Physicists solve longstanding puzzle of how moths find distant mates - 17:00

Tarantula venom illuminates electrical activity in live cells - 17:00

Thursday the 16th of October 2014

Scientists find 'hidden brain signatures' of consciousness in vegetative state patients - 17:00

Researchers reach 'paradigm shift' in understanding potassium channels - 17:00

Amphibians being wiped out by emerging viruses - 17:00

Wednesday the 15th of October 2014

Two-faced gene: SIRT6 prevents some cancers but promotes sun-induced skin cancer - 17:00

Drexel study questions 21-day quarantine period for Ebola - 17:00

Monday the 13th of October 2014

Greater rates of mitochondrial mutations discovered in children born to older mothers - 18:30

Versatile antibiotic found with self-immunity gene on plasmid in staph strain - 18:30

Oral capsule as effective as invasive procedures for delivery of fecal transplant - 02:30

Wednesday the 8th of October 2014

NIH funds research consortia to study more than 200 rare diseases - 17:00

Monday the 6th of October 2014

Basel scientists are bringing cells on the fast track - 19:01

A glimpse into the 3-D brain: How memories form - 19:01

Thursday the 2nd of October 2014

Ancient protein-making enzyme moonlights as DNA protector - 14:20

On invasive species, Darwin had it right all along, study shows - 14:20

Twice the DNA yield in less time - 14:20

Wednesday the 1st of October 2014

ZEB1, Oscar for leading role in fat storage - 14:10

Have our bodies held the key to new antibiotics all along? - 14:10

Wednesday the 24th of September 2014

Eyeless Mexican cavefish eliminate circadian rhythm to save energy - 18:00

Insect genomes' analysis challenges universality of essential cell division proteins - 18:00

Organ donation: Do we opt-in or opt-out? - 18:00