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Killing cancer cells with the body’s own internal clock

Women who work night shifts have substantially higher risks of breast, digestive system, and skin cancers, a recent study found ...
‘Synthetic lethality’ targets cancer cells by damaging vulnerable DNA

‘Synthetic lethality’ targets cancer cells by damaging vulnerable DNA

By designing small molecules that can “turn off” kinase enzymes stuck in the “on” position, they have managed to ward ...
New generation of biotechnology could unlock brain mysteries

New generation of biotechnology could unlock brain mysteries

Though genetics has fundamentally changed the pace of drug development for many therapeutic areas, the brain has been slow to reveal ...

Will gene editing, corporate consolidation bring agricultural revolution?

A new day is dawning for agriculture. When asked to describe the magnitude of the coming change, experts harken back ...