Street Rats - 17 Oct 2014
A study of New York rats finds that they carry a number of pathogens.
But Soda's So Good - 17 Oct 2014
Researchers link sugary sodas to increased cellular aging.
Mostly Down - 17 Oct 2014
European University Association report examines science funding in the region.
This Week in Science - 17 Oct 2014
In Science this week: changing consumer genomics field in Europe, and more.
Limit for Resurrecting Old Viruses - 16 Oct 2014
An op-ed in the New York Times wonders whether access to the smallpox genome should be restricted.
Peace of Mind - 16 Oct 2014
Nondisclosure pre-implantation genetic diagnosis allows parents to not know their disease risk while ensuring their kids aren't at risk.
Certain Science Projects - 16 Oct 2014
Researchers whose projects are under investigation by the House science committee chair say it's a "witch hunt," the Chronicle of Education reports.
This Week in Nature - 16 Oct 2014
In Nature this week: fundamental genome-folding principles, and more.
Maybe Not So Smart - 15 Oct 2014
The results of genetic studies of intelligence may not be all they're cracked up to be.
CRO Future - 15 Oct 2014
Contract research organization sales are expected to grow, says Ed Silverman at Pharmalot.
This Week in Genome Research - 15 Oct 2014
In Genome Research this week: population diversity of Burkholderia pathogens, multiple sequence alignment competition results, and more
Facing the Past - 14 Oct 2014
An exhibit at NYU looks into eugenics in the US and at Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory.
Australia Forms Science Council - 14 Oct 2014
As part of a new competitiveness agenda, the Australian government is forming a 10-expert council.
Arthritis rediagnosis in Egyptian pharaohs - 20 Oct 2014
Detailed CT scans suggest they were less disabled than thought
How many Ebola cases are there really? - 20 Oct 2014
Earliest fish had sex - 19 Oct 2014
Fossils suggest the most primitive jawed vertebrates used internal fertilization, not spawning
No grants for flu, SARS, or MERS while government pursues 1-year risk analysis
Congressional Ebola debate invokes PLOS paper - 17 Oct 2014
Lawmakers seeking evidence in travel ban debate turn to researchers for visuals