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Jan 25, 2018


Repurposed drug found to be effective against Zika virus

In both cell cultures and mouse models, a drug used to treat Hepatitis C effectively protected a


Oct 12, 2017


How switches work in bacteria

Riboswitches are located on the messenger ribonucleic acid (mRNA) that transports genetic inform

Karlsruher Institut für Technologie

Oct 03, 2017

Cell & Microbiology

Keeping moving—flat worms shed light on role of migrating stem cells in cancer

A new study carried out by the University of Oxford has used flat worms to look at the role of m

University of Oxford

Oct 03, 2017

Microbiology, Cancer

Microbes hobble a widely used chemo drug

Some bacteria may shield tumor cells against a common chemotherapy drug.Bacteria that produce th


Oct 03, 2017


Scientists sequence asexual tiny worm whose lineage stretches back 18 million years

A team of scientists has sequenced, for the first time, a tiny worm that belongs to a group of e

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