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Smugglers are profiting from our failure to define endangered species

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Thu, 2019-02-14 23:13
There are calls to improve a treaty on the international trade in endangered species – but there is no standard way to define species, says Stephen Garnett
Categories: Science and society

Smugglers are profiting from our failure to define endangered species

Genetics - Thu, 2019-02-14 23:13
There are calls to improve a treaty on the international trade in endangered species – but there is no standard way to define species, says Stephen Garnett
Categories: Biology

Smugglers are profiting from our failure to define endangered species

HIV and AIDS - Thu, 2019-02-14 23:13
There are calls to improve a treaty on the international trade in endangered species – but there is no standard way to define species, says Stephen Garnett

A gut bacteria toxin that damages DNA may be involved in bowel cancer

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Thu, 2019-02-14 21:00
People with bowel cancer often have higher levels of certain toxic-producing bacteria. The toxin has now been shown to damage DNA in gut cells in mice
Categories: Science and society

A gut bacteria toxin that damages DNA may be involved in bowel cancer

Genetics - Thu, 2019-02-14 21:00
People with bowel cancer often have higher levels of certain toxic-producing bacteria. The toxin has now been shown to damage DNA in gut cells in mice
Categories: Biology

A gut bacteria toxin that damages DNA may be involved in bowel cancer

HIV and AIDS - Thu, 2019-02-14 21:00
People with bowel cancer often have higher levels of certain toxic-producing bacteria. The toxin has now been shown to damage DNA in gut cells in mice

CRISPR could help us protect ourselves from viruses like flu and HIV

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Thu, 2019-02-14 19:41
Gene-edited white blood cells could let us hack our immune systems to prevent infections with pathogens like HIV, flu, and the virus that causes glandular fever
Categories: Science and society

CRISPR could help us protect ourselves from viruses like flu and HIV

Genetics - Thu, 2019-02-14 19:41
Gene-edited white blood cells could let us hack our immune systems to prevent infections with pathogens like HIV, flu, and the virus that causes glandular fever
Categories: Biology

CRISPR could help us protect ourselves from viruses like flu and HIV

HIV and AIDS - Thu, 2019-02-14 19:41
Gene-edited white blood cells could let us hack our immune systems to prevent infections with pathogens like HIV, flu, and the virus that causes glandular fever

The last black leopard photographed in Kenya was born in New York

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Thu, 2019-02-14 16:30
New images of a black leopard taken by a camera trap in Kenya were claimed to be the first in 100 years, but that wasn't strictly true
Categories: Science and society

The last black leopard photographed in Kenya was born in New York

Genetics - Thu, 2019-02-14 16:30
New images of a black leopard taken by a camera trap in Kenya were claimed to be the first in 100 years, but that wasn't strictly true
Categories: Biology

The last black leopard photographed in Kenya was born in New York

HIV and AIDS - Thu, 2019-02-14 16:30
New images of a black leopard taken by a camera trap in Kenya were claimed to be the first in 100 years, but that wasn't strictly true

NASA's photo archives reveal 60 years of space travel

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Thu, 2019-02-14 16:20
NASA latest book includes big launches, moon landings, Martian panoramas and behind the scenes images that give a human scale to its vast endeavours
Categories: Science and society

NASA's photo archives reveal 60 years of space travel

Genetics - Thu, 2019-02-14 16:20
NASA latest book includes big launches, moon landings, Martian panoramas and behind the scenes images that give a human scale to its vast endeavours
Categories: Biology

NASA's photo archives reveal 60 years of space travel

HIV and AIDS - Thu, 2019-02-14 16:20
NASA latest book includes big launches, moon landings, Martian panoramas and behind the scenes images that give a human scale to its vast endeavours

Can teenagers get vaccinated without their parents’ permission?

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Thu, 2019-02-14 13:21
As measles outbreaks take hold, some teenagers in the US are beginning to look for ways to get vaccinated – against their parents' wishes
Categories: Science and society

Can teenagers get vaccinated without their parents’ permission?

Genetics - Thu, 2019-02-14 13:21
As measles outbreaks take hold, some teenagers in the US are beginning to look for ways to get vaccinated – against their parents' wishes
Categories: Biology

Can teenagers get vaccinated without their parents’ permission?

HIV and AIDS - Thu, 2019-02-14 13:21
As measles outbreaks take hold, some teenagers in the US are beginning to look for ways to get vaccinated – against their parents' wishes

Find tonic water bitter? Part of your brain may be on the small side

Genetically modified organisms (GMO) - Thu, 2019-02-14 13:15
A region of the brain called the left entorhinal cortex varies in size from person to person, and it’s smaller than average in those who find tonic water bitter
Categories: Science and society

Find tonic water bitter? Part of your brain may be on the small side

Genetics - Thu, 2019-02-14 13:15
A region of the brain called the left entorhinal cortex varies in size from person to person, and it’s smaller than average in those who find tonic water bitter
Categories: Biology