A PCR-based approach to a frontier of the human genome could speed discovery in chromosome-based diseases and birth defects.
Basic Science and Laboratory Research
Engineered polymeric materials known as hydrogels represent a new way to heal intestinal damage — a process that one day might be applied to other injured organs.
Helpful forms of E. coli may trigger steps that keep infections out, new experiments in dish-grown gut organoids show.
Fruit flies are far more than a kitchen nuisance. Learn how the pests and other tiny critters help provide major clues to human disease.
By harnessing massive amounts of data on activity within and between snippets of DNA, researchers aim to one day reprogram both healthy and diseased cells.