08/18/2016 09:12:58
Whitney Clavin
New research from Caltech finds three chemicals that collectively work together to induce sleep in the roundworm C. elegans.
08/05/2016 10:39:23
Whitney Clavin
A new study highlights the role of DNA's three-dimensional structure in silencing genes.
07/15/2016 09:40:40
Whitney Clavin
Scientists are learning how cells make the decision to become T cells.
06/24/2016 11:08:45
Whitney Clavin
Researchers have discovered a “gene circuit” that can alter the fate of cells, turning them into ones that make cartilage.
06/13/2016 12:04:15
Whitney Clavin
The Caltech study is the first to look at the structure of the mucus gel lining our gut and how it morphs in the presence of other substances naturally found in the gut.
06/09/2016 08:16:19
Whitney Clavin
As a Pew scholar, Mikhail Shapiro will receive funding to image the location and activities of microbes in the body using ultrasound.
05/20/2016 15:55:40
Robert Perkins
Yuki Oka, assistant professor of biology, will receive the 2016 McKnight Scholars Award.
05/18/2016 09:46:42
Katie Neith
Caltech biologist Richard Andersen is working to incorporate a sense of touch into the neural prosthetics he has been helping develop for years—devices implanted in the brain that allow a paralyzed patient to manipulate a robotic arm.
05/18/2016 10:12:14
Lori Dajose
A preview of Paul Rothemund's upcoming Watson Lecture.
05/06/2016 08:45:40
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Probiotic therapies hold promise for the treatment of intestinal disorders, but Caltech researchers reveal why they may not work for all patients.
04/20/2016 11:36:16
Jessica Stoller-Conrad
Caltech researchers have mapped out a circuit of neurons that is responsible for motor impairment—such as difficulty walking—in patients with Parkinson's disease.
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