- Microbes in breast-feeding moms differ from those who don't; insect microbes as sources of antibiotics; and a microbial start-up
February 15, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- Huntington’s chorea, or Huntington’s disease (HD), affects about 1 person in every 10,000. Although there have been references to the disease as far back as the Middle Ages, it is…
February 4, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- The system was highly accurate and one day may assist doctors in diagnosing complex or rare conditions, a Nature Medicine study found
February 13, 2019
BY: Eureka Staff
- Looking for donors to help her little girl, my friend gets an unexpected diagnosis of her own
February 11, 2019
BY: Deborah Dormady Letham
- Building a lung cancer breathalyzer; moving closer to made-to-order kidneys; the microbiome-brain crosstalk
February 8, 2019
BY: Mary Parker
- In Sanfilippo syndrome, a missing gene, and the critical enzyme it codes, cause a cataclysmic chain reaction in the CNS. What are researchers doing to try and reverse it?
February 7, 2019
BY: Regina McEnery

A tool that seems inspired by Hollywood animation imagery allows us to accurately model and measure subtle movements in rodent models of CNS disease.

February 5, 2019
BY: Eureka Staff
- When trying to turn inventions into drugs, who you partner with matters. Four things that can slow down drug development.
February 4, 2019
BY: Peter Gaskin

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Welcome to your STD

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"?


- Genetics may determine your bedtime; microscopy images reveal honeybee killer; and new fossil found in frozen south.
February 1, 2019
BY: Mary Parker