EYE ON THE SCIENCE

Voices and stories from the front pages of science
- Are butterflies in the stomach a real thing, discovering the fountain of youth, the importance of knowing your cancer genome.
February 24, 2017
BY: Jillian Scola
- Why you should donate your medical data, Alzheimer’s trial stopped, is ADHD a brain disorder?
February 17, 2017
BY: Jillian Scola
- Appeals panel sides with the Broad Institute in a landmark case over who should own the rights to CRISPR, a gene editing technology transforming research.
February 15, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff
- Can we bring back sea ice, genetically modified bacteria fighting cancer and using DNA to track wild pigs. Scientists Get Down and Dirty With DNA to Track Wild Pigs (NPR
February 10, 2017
BY: Jillian Scola
- Why lychees were making children sick in India, progress on the Zika vaccine front, personalized tumor-homing cells.
February 3, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff
- Using tomato genetics to build a tastier fruit, why salmonella-infected mice eat more, using polymers to navigate drugs through stomach acid.
January 27, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff
- Two studies push the envelope on interspecies transplants, but also raises the ethical debate another octave,
January 26, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff
- A partnership to battle epidemics, a biomarker for immunotherapies, draft rules for gene-edited animals, and NIH director will remain for now.
January 20, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff
- The first wave of results are in from a project trying to replicate findings from high-impact cancer studies, and the findings are a mixed bag of data.
January 19, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff
- How effective is medical marijuana, prion-like proteins in bacteria, elucidating imprinting disorders and the scientists behind KO mice dies.
January 13, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff