As the banana falls to a devastating fungus, Ugandan scientists launch tests on genetically modified varieties to save a food staple of 500 million people.
Catholic bishops oppose human-animal hybrids but say that if one is created, it should be considered a full human.
Research highlights the lengths that microbiologists are going to to discover bizarre new bacteria.
The NEJM says that more than 71,000 people signed up to be monitored for lingering health effects following 9/11.
If replicated in humans, new procedures developed in mice could be a huge boon to the field.
Marijuana-like cannabinoids appear in a mouse fetus at just the right time to help young neurons connect properly.
A new test that reveals your mutt's precise mix of breeds is a hit with dog owners and could boost adoption rates at animal shelters.
The fruit compounds used to make tequila could also be used to save your colon.
Rhesus macaques on a low-calorie diet are healthy. That's no reason to feel guilty for your Thanksgiving feast.
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