Latest News

Genetic signature of deadly brain cancer identified

A multi-institutional team of researchers have pinpointed the genetic traits of the cells that give rise to gliomas -- the most common form of malignant brain cancer. The findings provide scientists with rich new potential set of targets to treat the disease.
View full story

Post your comment.


  • Math story time at home bolsters achievement in school

  • Seeing in a new light

  • Smoking, heavy alcohol use are associated with epigenetic signs of aging

  • Opposites don't attract when learning how to use a prosthesis

  • Scientists build a digital piece of a rat's brain

  • Machines have nothing on mom when it comes to listening

  • New clues about how humans become tool users

  • Researchers learn how to grow old brain cells

  • Frequent school moves hurt low-income childrens' math scores

  • More 'global' individuals contribute less