Gene hunters test their skills on crops
Structural insights could expand uses
A more discerning way to find information
Slicing billions of dollars from corporate laboratories hasn't hurt U.S. competitiveness. One reason: companies hire professors to do R&D moonlighting.
By emphasizing challenges to conventional wisdom, the popular press distorts how science really works.
Lessons from Innovations Past
Combinatorial chemestry has revolutionized drug developmnet. A handful of startup companies are betting it can do the same in the search for new materials