From the world of biotechnology, here are the latest publications, experiments, and breakthroughs, and what they mean.
Transplant pioneer Thomas Starzl.
Helicos BioSciences and sequencing.
These six men oversee more than $120 billion in research and technology investments in the United States.
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New publications, experiments, and breakthroughs--and what they mean
Race-specific drugs are not the best way to address health disparities.
Targeting misfolded proteins could usher in a brand new class of drugs.
Population genomics is expanding our knowledge of human diversity. What role should race have in drug development?
Genes put African Americans at higher risk of disease; fat secretes hormone that may control diabetes; toward a plausible RNAi therapy.