- The deadly, drug-resistant infection is wreaking havoc in hospitals; what can laboratories do to identify it?
April 24, 2019
BY: Jessica Rayser
- Pediatric cancer is generally defined as cancer in a patient age 14 or younger, though some definitions increase the age to 19. Take our quiz to test your knowledge of…
March 28, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Science is progressing in the development of imitation meat products, but issues over taste, texture and cost remain.
April 22, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Plus mouthwash falls short in easing a side effect of radiation, and Yale scientists restore some brain function in dead pig brains
April 19, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Using a disabled HIV virus, doctors corrected a rare inherited disorder in infants without a functional immune system
April 18, 2019
BY: Regina McEnery
- Cotton rats are known for ruining cotton crops, but they are also a uniquely valuable model for studying human pathogens
April 16, 2019
BY: Eureka Staff

How vaccines can protect everyone if enough people get them.

April 2, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- How two teenagers living with the incurable genetic disorder cystic fibrosis highlight the risk of contracting life-threatening infections 
April 10, 2019
BY: Jessica Rayser

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Twenty years ago, scientists from the Institute for Genomic Research in Maryland and the University of Texas Health Science Center published the full genome of what deadly sexually transmitted disease, known to Shakespeare as "the French disease"?

- In order to model the human microbiome in animals, it’s best to begin with a blank slate
April 9, 2019
BY: Regina McEnery