- May 28, 2014 | BY
Since its inception in 1986, over 5,000 lab animal professionals have participated in the annual short course sponsored by Charles River Laboratories.
- May 19, 2014 | BY
A few years ago, Genentech scientist Joseph Chen noticed—or rather didn’t notice—something in a biopharmaceutical compound that soon turned the field of endotoxin detection on its head.
- May 16, 2014 | BY
Academic researchers face a rising tide of rules and regulations when their stem cell discoveries move toward clinical trials.
- May 15, 2014 | BY
As academia embraces product development, stem cell science offers lessons on how hard it can be to straddle these very different worlds.
- May 8, 2014 | BY
A novel system attempts to corner a rare set of disease mutations.
- May 2, 2014 | BY
In gauging whether HRT helps or hurts, timing could be everything.
- April 29, 2014 | BY
A fascinating research project undertaken by Jeff Mogil’s lab at McGill University suggests that the odors emanating from male laboratory technicians elevate the stress level of mice, causing the rodents, paradoxically, to feel less pain.
- April 22, 2014 | BY
Life’s lessons from our microbiota
- April 18, 2014 | BY
The cross talk between bones and the immune system are striking, complex and not always welcome.
- April 16, 2014 | BY
Thanks to advances in PCR, rodent sentinels may not be necessary.