Biology News Net

Thursday th 24th of March 2016

Genetic cause found for loss of beta cells during diabetes development - 11:50

Wednesday th 23rd of March 2016

Unlocking the secrets of gene expression - 18:30

Tuesday th 22nd of March 2016

More cost-effective cure for hepatitis C may be close - 18:30

Black fever beats drugs by adding just two DNA bases to its genome - 18:30

Genomes of chimpanzee parasite species reveal evolution of human malaria - 18:30

More ancient viruses lurk in our DNA than we thought - 18:30

Monday th 21st of March 2016

Technicolor zebrafish reveal how skin heals - 19:30

A quartet of genes controls growth of blood stem cells - 19:30

Wednesday th 16th of March 2016

First successful extraction of ancient DNA from a southern African mummy - 18:20

Viruses 'piggyback' on host microbes' success - 18:20

Tuesday th 15th of March 2016

Sweet corn genes related to crowding stress identified - 18:00

When memories age - 18:00

New way to harvest stem cells better for donors - 18:00

Monday th 14th of March 2016

Which neuron is more mature? Single cell transcriptome knows! - 18:00

Scientists using crowdfunding to sequence the genome of Joshua tree - 18:00

Friday th 11th of March 2016

Paleontologists discover 250-million-year-old new species of reptile in Brazil - 16:40

Wednesday th 9th of March 2016

Researchers build molecule that could significantly reduce brain damage in stroke victims - 17:30

Spotted Gar genome links humans to vertebrate ancestry - 17:30

'Big data' drills down into metabolic details - 17:30

Maternal bacterial infections trigger abnormal proliferation of neurons in fetal brain - 17:30

Tuesday th 8th of March 2016

Scientists find brain cells that know which end is up - 17:30

Drug-resistant genes spread through environment, not meat products - 17:30

Monday th 7th of March 2016

The brain's gardeners: Immune cells 'prune' connections between neurons - 19:10

How cancer cells fuel their growth - 19:10

Thursday th 3rd of March 2016

MSU discovers a new kind of stem cell - 18:40

Wednesday th 2nd of March 2016

Discovery of a gene associated with a set of poorly understood rare diseases - 18:50

Researchers enhance CRISPR gene editing technology - 18:50

Some bacterial CRISPRs can snip RNA, too - 18:50

Monday th 29th of February 2016

Forensic botany uses plant DNA to trace crimes - 19:10

Watching new species evolve in real time - 19:10

Helmholtz researchers identify genetic switch regulating satiety and body weight - 19:10

Fossil find reveals just how big carnivorous dinosaur may have grown - 19:10

Friday th 26th of February 2016

Structure of a hantavirus protein as a promising model for drug design - 16:30

Zika virus: Approaching the unknown - 16:30

Non-integrating viral vector delivers chemotherapy-sensitizing gene to pancreatic cancer cells - 16:30

Shark research produces the unexpected - 16:30

Thursday th 25th of February 2016

Genetically modified E. coli pump out morphine precursor - 18:40

Bacteria take 'RNA mug shots' of threatening viruses - 18:40

Monday th 22nd of February 2016

Newly discovered HIV genome modification may put a twist on vaccine and drug design - 18:30

Penn study reveals how fish control microbes through their gills - 18:30

Bat 'super immunity' could help protect people - 18:30

Thursday th 18th of February 2016

Why do we still have mitochondrial DNA? - 19:01

Wednesday th 17th of February 2016

Researchers: Peer review system for awarding NIH grants is flawed - 14:34

Oncogene controls stem cells in early embryonic development - 14:34

Newly identified genes impact how transplanted stem cells give rise to blood cells - 14:34

Genome of bed bug decoded - 14:34

Thursday th 11th of February 2016

New imaging technique shows how DNA is protected at chromosomes' ends - 17:40

How your cells build tiny 'train tracks' could shed light on human disease - 17:40

Herpes outbreak, other marine viruses linked to coral bleaching event - 17:40

DNA breaks in nerve cells' ancestors cluster in specific genes - 17:40