Breakthrough reserach could lead to better diabetes treatments

A landmark discovery about how insulin docks on cells could help in the development of

Superior new lighting to replace fluorescent tubes

Scientists have developed a flicker-free, shatterproof alternative that will

Scientists discover possible building blocks of ancient genetic systems

Scientists believe that prior to the advent of DNA as the earth’s primary genetic material,

Clinical trials for HIV vaccine making steady progress

The first and only preventative HIV vaccine based on a genetically modified

The 1000 Genomes Project today presents a map of normal human genetic variation

The 1000 Genomes Project today presents a map of normal human genetic variation

Researchers identify novel genes that may drive rare, aggressive form of uterine cancer

Researchers have identified several genes that are linked to one of the most

How brain senses location, direction decoded

Scientists have now decoded how nerve cells in the brain work in

NASA’ Mars rover Curiosity finds a rock not seen earlier

The first Martian rock NASA’s Curiosity rover has reached out to touch

Lefkowitz, Kobilka share 2012 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for studies of G-protein–coupled receptors

Robert J. Lefkowitz and Brian K. Kobilka, both from universities in the US, won the

American, Frenchman win Nobel Prize in physics for Particle control in a quantum world

Serge Haroche and David J. Wineland have independently invented and developed methods for measuring