Research News

10/06/2015 10:10:12
Kimm Fesenmaier
Bruce Hay's lab has developed a way to bring about long-term infertility in mice. The new approach, called vectored contraception, turns muscle cells into factories that produce an antibody that inhibits a key reproductive process.
04/27/2015 08:04:28
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Researchers have developed a technique to understand the function of a new type of RNA gene and uncover a key role in the development of female organisms.
04/24/2015 14:39:13
Kathy Svitil
Building on their creation of the first-ever mechanical device that can measure the mass of individual molecules, one at a time, a team of Caltech scientists and their colleagues have created nanodevices that can also reveal their shape.
04/21/2015 13:56:07
Kimm Fesenmaier
New device created by Caltech chemists opens the door for many new applications in a variety of fields from astronomy to chemistry and beyond.
04/16/2015 15:13:42
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Researchers find pro football players, despite their multimillion-dollar contracts, are just as likely to go bankrupt as other people.
04/10/2015 11:09:09
Kimm Fesenmaier
Smartphones could contribute to early warning systems for large earthquakes, according to a new study.
04/13/2015 08:33:33
Kathy Svitil
Weight of water molecules may be key to formation of its giant storms.
04/09/2015 09:19:18
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
New research in mice shows that certain gut bacteria help produce serotonin in the intestine—which may be a crucial step in the prevention and treatment of some diseases.
04/03/2015 10:04:24
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
New imaging technology fits on a tiny chip and, from a distance, can form a high-resolution three-dimensional image of an object on the scale of micrometers.
03/23/2015 12:00:29
Kimm Fesenmaier
Where are they now? Their demise might have cleared the way for the formation of planets like home sweet Earth.
03/18/2015 03:40:02
Ker Than
Material's unique properties in strength and electrical mobility far outpace silicon, with the potential to revolutionize an array of different engineering and scientific fields.
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