28 Feb 2019
Scientists uncover how one protein keeps conditions ‘just right’ so that cells can easily divide into two identical daughter cells.
31 Jan 2019
Research uncovers previously unknown effects of fasting, including notably increased metabolic activity and possible anti-aging effects.
11 Jan 2019
The phylogenetic position of chaetognaths, or arrow worms, stumped scientists for centuries; now, researchers have revealed important evolutionary trends by pinpointing their proper place.
19 Dec 2018
Scientists introduce a curious new class of linkage which could be used in a variety of fields, from fundamental research to synthetic chemistry to robotics.
17 Dec 2018
Researchers learn how a key transcription factor helps regulate the immune system and could be critical to understanding autoimmune disease and cancer immunosuppression.
29 Nov 2018
OIST researcher helps unravel the origins of vertebrate gene regulation in a large collaborative study.
9 Nov 2018
Scientists investigate the strange behavior of viscoelastic fluids in a series of specially designed experiments.
30 Oct 2018
For the first time, scientists reveal how a promising drug candidate for cancer therapy interacts with receptors on tumors.
19 Oct 2018
Scientists discover a molecular “brake” that helps control eye lens development in zebrafish.