Researchers have developed a coating made out of DNA that gets better at protecting skin from ultraviolet light the more you expose it to the sun.
Powerful new technology may lead to novel therapies to prevent vision loss and blindness in those with diseases of the retina.
Fresh insights into how zebrafish repair their nerve connections could hold clues to new therapies for people with spinal cord injuries.
First of its kind study may lead to new era of Alzheimer’s drug discovery and therapeutic targets, after focus on the activation of the necroptosis pathway.
New research offers a possible explanation for why a new type of cancer treatment hasn’t been working as expected against bladder cancer.
A study by scientists at the Children’s Medical Center Research Institute (CRI) is providing insight into the genetic basis of neuropsychiatric disorders
A new study has uncovered a link between being overweight or obese in adolescence and an increased risk of developing colon cancer in adulthood.
Researchers have discovered how the Cas enzymes that place viral DNA into CRISPR region rely on flexibility and shape, so they can mount an attack.
Formulatrix has announced that its next generation Constellation Digital PCR System will be revealed at the qPCR and Digital PCR Congress.
A research team has identified a new mechanism that regulates the ability of T-cells of the immune system to react against foreign antigens and cancer.
Variants of a gene thought to be linked to longevity appear to influence aging into the 90’s, but do not appear to affect exceptional longevity.
A team of researchers led by Cardiff University has identified two genes that influence a person’s risk of developing Alzheimer’s disease.
Sick kids scientists have used the gene editing technology CRISPR to correct a genetic defect in mice that causes a severe form of muscular dystrophy
Cells push out tiny feelers to probe their physical surroundings, but how much can these tiny sensors really discover?
An evolutionary biologist at the University of Houston has published new calculations that indicate that as much as 75% of our genome consists of junk DNA.