Human Brain Organoids Transplanted Into Rats Respond to Visual Stimuli
The organoids could one day be used to treat brain injuries in humans.  (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 4, 2023 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Q&A: What if Immune Cells Don’t Actually Detect Viruses and Bacteria?
The Scientist spoke with Jonathan Kagan about his idea that immune cells respond to “errors” made by unsuccessful pathogens, not the pathogens themselves. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 3, 2023 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Daily Gene Expression Rhythms Vary with Sex and Age: Study
By studying tissues from deceased people, a team found that women have more rhythmical gene expression and that this molecular rhythmicity decreases with age. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 3, 2023 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Unbalanced Allele Expression Associated with Mutation, Disease
A study identifies nearly 3,000 genes where one allele tends to be expressed more than the other, but the findings ignited controversy in the field.  (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 2, 2023 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Why Some HPV Infections Carry More Cervical Cancer Risk
Where and how human papillomavirus integrates itself into the human genome steers the infection’s clinical outcomes, finds a large, multifaceted study. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 2, 2023 Category: Science Tags: News & Opinion Source Type: news

Bio-Rad's CFX Opus Deepwell Dx Real-Time PCR System Advances Large Reaction Volume IVD Assay Development and Diagnostic Testing
(Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: The Scientist The Marketplace Source Type: news

Versatile Electroporation Systems for Cell Therapies
(Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Source Type: news

February 2023 Interactive Crossword Puzzle
Try your hand at a sciency brainteaser. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Multimedia Source Type: news

Geneticists Light Up Debate on Salmon Conservation
p.p1 {margin: 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px 0.0px; line-height: 15.0px; font: 15.0px Gotham; color: #030000}Splitting Chinook salmon into two groups based on their DNA could aid conservation efforts. But some researchers argue that this would be a misuse of the data. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Features Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Infographic: An Incredible Journey
Chinook make their way up the Klamath River every year, but fewer and fewer arrive in the spring. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Infographics Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Drugs Hitch a Ride on Algae for Targeted Delivery
A new microrobot uses algae to transport antibiotics into the lungs of mice with pneumonia. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Modus Operandi Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Ten Minute Sabbatical
Take a break from the bench to puzzle and peruse (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Speaking of Science Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Glass Menagerie, 1863–1936
The father-and-son duo Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka crafted thousands of scientifically accurate models of plants and sea creatures as teaching aids.  (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Foundations Magazine Issue Source Type: news

Claudia Gerri Studies the Mysteries of the Placenta
At the Max Planck Institute of Molecular Cell Biology and Genetics, the developmental biologist is probing the maternal-fetal interface across mammalian species. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Magazine Issue Scientist to Watch Source Type: news

Slideshow: The Lifelike Glass Models of Leopold and Rudolf Blaschka
The father-and-son duo, the last generations of a long line of renowned glassworkers, crafted thousands of realistic models of plants and sea creatures. (Source: The Scientist)
Source: The Scientist - February 1, 2023 Category: Science Tags: Slideshows Magazine Issue Source Type: news