A Glimpse of the Past with ‘Resurrection Ecology’

Lately, there have been a number of experiments in which scientists have revived various dormant organisms, some of which were discovered to be thousands of years old.  These experiments have… Read More

Acknowledging Henrietta Lacks And Her Contribution To Genetic Research

For more than half a century, Henrietta Lacks’ cancer cells have been used for worldwide biomedical research. After her death at age 31 in 1951, HeLa cells have made significant… Read More

Experts explain big pharma trends with biotechs

By Maureen Aylward An Ernst & Young report identifies two trends going on in biotech: an increase in research alliances between big pharma and start-up biotech firms and a rise in… Read More