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Scientists have discovered the mechanism that enables some CD4 T cells - the main target of HIV - to thwart the virus

Scientists have discovered the mechanism that enables some CD4 T cells - the main target of HIV - to thwart the virus

Common genetic mutation that increases the risk of inheriting Hirschsprung disease

Common genetic mutation that increases the risk of inheriting Hirschsprung disease

Scientists use transcription factors to increase insulin production in diabetic mice

Scientists use transcription factors to increase insulin production in diabetic mice

Scientists identifiy protein that seems to control the malignant features of brain tumor cells

Scientists identifiy protein that seems to control the malignant features of brain tumor cells

Black women in the US less likely to access preventative cancer treatments

Black women in the US less likely to access preventative cancer treatments

Grandmother smoking can cause childrens asthma

Grandmother smoking can cause childrens asthma

Protein that regulates cholesterol levels may lead to new drug targets in the fight against obesity

Protein that regulates cholesterol levels may lead to new drug targets in the fight against obesity

Novel findings in Balo's concentric sclerosis may shed light on pathology of MS

Novel findings in Balo's concentric sclerosis may shed light on pathology of MS

Advance in genetics of cleft lip and palate

Advance in genetics of cleft lip and palate

Milk and meat from cloned cattle safe to eat

Milk and meat from cloned cattle safe to eat

Ephrins may influence learning

Ephrins may influence learning

Fifteen-year hunt uncovers gene behind pseudothalidomide syndrome

Fifteen-year hunt uncovers gene behind pseudothalidomide syndrome

Malaria's secret weapon revealed

Malaria's secret weapon revealed

The liver may produce most of the body's good cholesterol

The liver may produce most of the body's good cholesterol

Assessing the function of unknown genes is feasible and can be done with a microarray phenotype

Assessing the function of unknown genes is feasible and can be done with a microarray phenotype

Findings will stir new research in bacterial evolution

Findings will stir new research in bacterial evolution

Research helps understand how the malaria parasite disguises itself to avoid detection by the immune system

Research helps understand how the malaria parasite disguises itself to avoid detection by the immune system

Oncolytic viruses may one day help treat brain tumors

Oncolytic viruses may one day help treat brain tumors

Some people with autism and large heads may have an increased risk of cancer

Some people with autism and large heads may have an increased risk of cancer

Why different tissues in the human body vary in their susceptibility to "amyloid" diseases

Why different tissues in the human body vary in their susceptibility to "amyloid" diseases