Biology News Net

Tuesday the 23rd of September 2014

Chimpanzees raised as pets or performers suffer long-term effects on their behavior - 17:50

A multi-function protein is key to stopping genomic parasites from 'jumping' - 17:50

Termites evolved complex bioreactors 30 million years ago - 17:50

Monday the 22nd of September 2014

Scientists discover an on-off switch for aging cells - 16:00

Friday the 19th of September 2014

Melanoma risk found to have genetic determinant - 18:00

Research predicts possible 6,800 new Ebola cases this month - 18:00

New hadrosaur noses into spotlight - 18:00

Wednesday the 17th of September 2014

Gut bacteria, artificial sweeteners and glucose intolerance - 17:10

Counting fish teeth reveals regulatory DNA changes behind rapid evolution, adaptation - 17:10

Iberian pig genome remains unchanged after 5 centuries - 17:10

Parts of genome without a known function may play a key role in the birth of new proteins - 17:10

Monday the 15th of September 2014

Neuroscientists identify key role of language gene - 17:01

Decoding virus-host interactions in the oxygen-starved ocean - 17:01

Researchers develop improved means of detecting mismatched DNA - 17:00

Gut bacteria tire out T cells - 17:00

Protein secrets of Ebola virus - 17:00

Wednesday the 10th of September 2014

Sequencing and analysis of gibbon genome sheds light on its complex evolution - 18:30

Less effective DNA repair process takes over as mice age - 18:30

How skin falls apart: Pathology of autoimmune skin disease is revealed at the nanoscale - 18:30

Monday the 8th of September 2014

Bacteria from bees possible alternative to antibiotics - 16:00

New mechanism in gene regulation revealed - 16:00

Wednesday the 3rd of September 2014

Enzyme controlling metastasis of breast cancer identified - 05:00

Salamander skin peptide promotes quick and effective wound healing in mice - 05:00

Throwing a loop to silence gene expression - 05:00

Extinctions during human era worse than thought - 05:00

Monday the 1st of September 2014

Memory in silent neurons - 19:01

Scientists call for investigation of mysterious cloud-like collections in cells - 19:01

Thursday the 28th of August 2014

Genomic sequencing reveals mutations, insights into 2014 Ebola outbreak - 17:30

Ebola vaccine trials fast-tracked by international consortium - 17:30

Small molecule acts as on-off switch for nature's antibiotic factory - 17:30

Wednesday the 27th of August 2014

Walking fish reveal how our ancestors evolved onto land - 18:00

Encyclopedia of how genomes function gets much bigger - 18:00

Tuesday the 26th of August 2014

Attacking a rare disease at its source with gene therapy - 18:30

Monday the 25th of August 2014

Zombie ant fungi 'know' brains of their hosts - 17:30

Evolutionary history of honeybees revealed by genomics - 17:30

Wednesday the 20th of August 2014

Pain treatments less effective for those with irritable bowel - 17:30

Signs of deforestation in Brazil - 17:30

How lizards regenerate their tails: researchers discover genetic 'recipe' - 17:30

Tuesday the 19th of August 2014

Antibacterial soap exposes health workers to high triclosan levels - 16:50

Sequencing at sea - 16:50

Wednesday the 13th of August 2014

Researchers uncover how Ebola virus disables immune response - 18:01

Single gene controls jet lag - 18:01

Giant Amazon fish becoming extinct in many fishing communities, saved in others - 18:00

Tuesday the 12th of August 2014

WSU researcher sees survival story in Antarctic fly's small genome - 17:30

Thursday the 7th of August 2014

Largest cancer genetic analysis reveals new way of classifying cancer - 19:00

Team determines structure of a molecular machine that targets viral DNA for destruction - 19:00

Wednesday the 6th of August 2014

Scientists discover how 'jumping genes' help black truffles adapt to their environment - 17:00

Tuesday the 5th of August 2014

Butterflies change wing color in new Yale research - 16:30

How spiders spin silk - 16:30

Flores bones show features of Down syndrome, not a new 'hobbit' human - 05:00