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Animation: Inside Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer's disease is an area of intense preclinical and clinical research. In this animated video, Nature Neuroscience introduces the molecular, …

Neuroscience

The genomics intelligence revolution

Mahni Ghorashi Contributor<p>Mahni Ghorashi is the co-founder of Clear Labs, where he leads commercial activities including strategy, marketing and business development.<p>Gaurav Garg Contributor<p>Gaurav Garg is a founding partner of Wing Venture Capital.<p>We’ve entered a new phase in the history of whole …

Genetics

Scientists have caught viruses talking to each other—and that could be the key to a new age of anti-viral drugs

Some of the greatest scientific discoveries have been accidental. To that list, Israeli scientists have added one more. They’ve discovered for the first time an instance of viruses leaving messages for other viruses.<p>What makes the discovery remarkable is that scientists expect such communication …

Biology

9 Journal Apps to Help You Slay Your 2017 Goals

To say we’re a *tad* obsessed with paper journals might be a little bit of an understatement. But as much as we love our precious diaries, carrying around our everyday journal, bullet journal, fitness journal and gratitude journal can sometimes leave our bag feeling more like a high-school backpack …

Apps

New Letters Added to the Genetic Alphabet

Scientists hope that new genetic letters, created in the lab, will endow DNA with new powers.<p>DNA stores our genetic code in an elegant double helix. …

Altering RNA helicases in roundworms doubles their lifespan: similar technique could be used on human cells, experts say

The things we do to extend our lives -- quitting smoking, cutting back on carbs, taking up jogging -- all have some impact on our longevity, if only …

Genetics

When the antiabortion movement meets the antivaccine movement… [Respectful Insolence]

Many are the lies and epic is the misinformation spread by the antivaccine movement. For instance, they claim that vaccines cause autism, autoimmune …

Prenatal Development

The DNA of these real-life superhumans could be worth millions

Both conditions were caused by a combination of genetic mutations. While both conditions have negatively impacted the men's health at various points in their lives, researchers at pharmaceutical companies are paying through the roof to have access to their DNA, and that of others like them.<p>If the …

Mutations