EYE ON THE SCIENCE

Voices and stories from the front pages of science
- Researchers identify two major gene mutations that link to dementia, tracking down the best science reads of the year and could body fat be to blame for breast
December 7, 2018
BY: Jillian Scola
- Pinpointing how certain cells in the eyes can determine sleep quality, life expectancy in the United States declines…again, and identifying genetic variants which increase ADHD.
November 30, 2018
BY: Jillian Scola
- A Chinese scientist says he is the first to create gene-edited babies, provoking an international outcry among researchers 
November 27, 2018
BY: Regina McEnery
- Biological stealth bombers in the war on cancer, and on the frontlines of Parkinson's disease research
November 20, 2018
BY: Eureka Staff
- Stanford has developed a molecule that can be attached to a standard drug used to treat antibiotic-resistant infections. A report from RxNet.
November 19, 2018
BY: Eureka Staff
- Finding the right peptide can be a real challenging process of elimination, TIME unveils their annual Best Inventions list for 2018, and the FDA pursues a long-range plan to outlaw
November 16, 2018
BY: Jillian Scola
- It’s the Great American Smokeout, We need to do a better job helping people quit smoking, and encouraging others not to start. 
November 15, 2018
BY: Regina McEnery
- Election results have a positive impact for science, bad news for the cigarette industry and could a new blood test detect cancer?
November 9, 2018
BY: Jillian Scola
- Having your appendix removed could lower the risk of developing Parkinson’s, is being immune to CRISPR a bad thing, and when is the best time to eat your Halloween candy?
November 2, 2018
BY: Jillian Scola
- Concern is brewing in Europe over new rules for gene-edited crops, could a new flu treatment be the answer, and why people might be prone to binge drinking.  
October 26, 2018
BY: Jillian Scola