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New theory on how the brain detects motion

New theory on how the brain detects motion

Ancient rodent DNA being used to identify the cause of its low genetic diversity

Ancient rodent DNA being used to identify the cause of its low genetic diversity

Discovery of the molecular mechanisms that allow animals to switch genes on or off to gain or lose anatomical characteristics

Discovery of the molecular mechanisms that allow animals to switch genes on or off to gain or lose anatomical characteristics

Magnetic nanotechnology holds promise in fighting cancer

Magnetic nanotechnology holds promise in fighting cancer

New methods for revealing nerve-muscle activity in live animals

New methods for revealing nerve-muscle activity in live animals

Imitating nature's scaffolding

Imitating nature's scaffolding

Johns Hopkins researchers discover gene that reduces retinal degeneration in fruit flies

Johns Hopkins researchers discover gene that reduces retinal degeneration in fruit flies

Chimpanzees and humans have gene variant, for different reasons

Chimpanzees and humans have gene variant, for different reasons

Reversing cell division has implications for the treatment of cancer

Reversing cell division has implications for the treatment of cancer

The Notch effect steers stem cells into cells of the nervous system

The Notch effect steers stem cells into cells of the nervous system

Proteomic mass spectrometry helps identify viruses

Proteomic mass spectrometry helps identify viruses

Compounds derived from legume interaction with rhizobium bacteria may help cancer treatment

Compounds derived from legume interaction with rhizobium bacteria may help cancer treatment

Environmental scientists identify new culprits in the cancer equation

Environmental scientists identify new culprits in the cancer equation

Scientists reconstruct Darwinian evolution to explain 'irreducible complexity'

Scientists reconstruct Darwinian evolution to explain 'irreducible complexity'

Scientists look at impact of nanoparticles reaching the liver

Scientists look at impact of nanoparticles reaching the liver

Biodegradable drug containing nano-particles effective in killing human breast tumors

Biodegradable drug containing nano-particles effective in killing human breast tumors

Fullerene shows promise in reducing radiation side effects

Fullerene shows promise in reducing radiation side effects

Whole genome analysis of the protein kinases from Dictyostelium

Whole genome analysis of the protein kinases from Dictyostelium

Mass spectrometry could aid biodefense in rapidly detecting dangerous pathogens

Mass spectrometry could aid biodefense in rapidly detecting dangerous pathogens

Caenorhabditis elegans helps unravel mechanisms of hunger

Caenorhabditis elegans helps unravel mechanisms of hunger