It's a common misconception that art and science are vastly different; that they never overlap. But creativity is as essential to the scientific process as it is to the artistic method. Artists and scientists share a curiosity ...
More than 200 scientists have signed up to a tissue-sharing database designed to reduce the number of animals needed for biomedical research.
An international group of scientists has created a new approach to the diagnostics of breast cancer with the help of nanoparticles of porous silicone.
An Indiana cancer services agency says it will replace and rebuild its data after a computer hack demanding a ransom.
A study carried out by a team of researchers from the labs of Professor Alexander Bershadsky at the Mechanobiology Institute, Singapore at the National University of Singapore and Professor Gareth E Jones at King's College ...
Before a malignant tumor develops, the immune system tries to fight against its altered proteins by producing certain cancer antibodies. A biosensor developed by scientists from the Complutense University of Madrid is able ...
A signalling factor called ECT2 is essential for cytokinesis - the physical process of cell division - to happen correctly.
A federal jury says DuPont should pay an additional $10.5 million in damages to an Ohio man who says he got testicular cancer because of a chemical used to make Teflon.
Some microbes can form memories—although, inconveniently for scientists who study the process, they don't do it very often.
Blocking mechanism used by a mysterious class of retroviruses to force hosts to allow them to replicate
Viruses hijack a body's cellular machinery for their own reproduction. Scientists have shown how one class of virus uses a trick to override natural signals that would otherwise stop them from replicating.