The research suggests that Australopithecus afarensis, of the famous “Lucy” skeleton, is still the most likely ancestor to the genus Homo
University of Chicago Medicine
Immune history influences vaccine effectiveness, interacting with other potential problems arising from the manufacturing process
To study the impact of restricting trans fat, researchers compared outcomes for people living in New York counties with and without the restrictions
“Our finding, that female residents in emergency medicine receive lower scores than males across all sub-competencies really implicates bias rather than a deficit in specific skills or knowledge,” researcher says
Long-term antibiotic treatment in mice decreases levels of disease-causing plaques and enhances neuroinflammatory activity of microglial cells
Mouse study shows the composition of microbes on the body influences the immune response against transplanted tissue
Mechanism mimics the marijuana "munchies."
New approach alters enzyme specificity through the use of monobodies
Resurrecting ancient proteins in the lab, researchers discover just two mutations set the stage for the evolution of modern hormone signaling.