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Many people care deeply about the possibility of tigers, lemurs and such like becoming extinct in the wild.
Michael Hadjiargyrou is chair of the Department of Life Sciences at the New York Institute of Technology.
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Raven researcher Stacia Backensto disguises herself as an oilfield worker in an attempt to fool ravens she has captured before.
Researchers at UC Davis have made some surprising discoveries about the body's initial responses to HIV infection.
Their passion took the two women from their home state of Georgia throughout the country, up and down both coasts, to Hawaii and Alaska.
Astronauts may be at heightened risk of illness because space travel appears to disrupt human immune systems, a new study suggests.
In this undated file photo provided by Kentucky BioProcessing, tobacco plants are grown in a controlled environment at the Kentucky BioProcessing facility in Owensboro, Ky.
The experimental Ebola drug ZMapp was able to save infected monkeys even when treatment was only begun five days after the animals were infected, a new study shows.
Gary Kobinger works in a mobile laboratory installed by specialists of the National Public Health Agency of Canada, in Mweka, Congo, Friday, Sept.
The soil bacteria Streptomyces form filamentous branches that extend into the air to create spiraling towers of spores.
A combination of probiotic Lactobacillus acidophilus NCFM and prebiotic cellobiose may boost populations of bacteria in the gut associated with improved host health, says a new study from Denmark and Finland.
'There is a possibility that dietary instead of drug intervention could be used to enhance immunity since metabolism and senescence are two sides of the same coin,' said Arne Akbar, Professor of Immunology at UCL Researchers from University College London , led by prof Arne Akbar, previously showed that ageing in T lymphocytes were controlled by a ... (more)
The three Winnipeg employees of the National Microbiology Lab being recalled from the front lines of the Ebola outbreak in Sierra Leone are being flown home on a private charter and will be quarantined upon their return.
Here are a few facts about Berg, a pharmaceutical and diagnostics company headquartered in Framingham, MA, that seem calculated to set off all the alarm bells in the head of a skeptical observer: The president and CTO, Niven Narain, claims that his company can cut the time and cost of bringing a new drug to market in half.
Biologists have assigned a number of 435-million-year-old fossils to a new genus of predatory arthropods.
Updated: Sun Aug 31, 2014 12:07 am
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