Vaccines Hitch a Genomic Ride to Ward off Deadly Chicken Disease
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Vaccines Hitch a Genomic Ride to Ward off Deadly Chicken Disease

A new study from University of California, Davis, and the U.S. Department of Agriculture describes how…

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Newly discovered salamander species, world’s smallest, already endangered
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Newly discovered salamander species, world’s smallest, already endangered

An international team of researchers who are reporting three new species of the world’s smallest…

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Mutation for multicellular life was a backbone changer
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Mutation for multicellular life was a backbone changer

Hepatitis C tricks liver cells to sabotage immune defenses
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Hepatitis C tricks liver cells to sabotage immune defenses

The virus that causes hepatitis C protects itself by blocking signals that drive elements of…

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New Bioinformatic Analysis Reveals Role of Proteins in Diabetic Kidney Disease
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New Bioinformatic Analysis Reveals Role of Proteins in Diabetic Kidney Disease

A new bioinformatic framework developed by researchers at University of California San Diego School of…

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Project investigates tissue-engineered arteries for transplant
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Project investigates tissue-engineered arteries for transplant

The prospect of creating artery “banks” available for cardiovascular surgery, bypassing the need to harvest…

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Researchers discover new antibiotics by sifting through the human microbiome
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Researchers discover new antibiotics by sifting through the human microbiome

Most antibiotics in use today are based on natural molecules produced by bacteria—and given the…

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A New Way to Image Solar Cells in 3-D
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A New Way to Image Solar Cells in 3-D

Next-generation solar cells made of super-thin films of semiconducting material hold promise because they’re relatively…

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Simple changes to antibiotic treatment of MRSA may help beat the bacteria
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Simple changes to antibiotic treatment of MRSA may help beat the bacteria

Microbiologists have identified how MRSA may be more effectively treated by modern-day antibiotics, if old-fashioned…

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Heart Atlas
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Heart Atlas

It’s not simple, making a heart. In the womb, the organ begins as a tube,…

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