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July 2, 2015 3:40 pm
Bevin Fletcher, Associate Editor
Humans are not the only ones who babble. Researchers have for the first time found that another species – the chestnut-crowned babbler bird – can arrange sounds in a meaningful way.
July 2, 2015 9:47 am
Cynthia Fox, Science Writer
One reason ovarian cancer is so deadly: it turns off immune cells that try to fight it. A Weill Cornell Medical College team has found that disarming a gene called XBP1 rearms immune cells—which successfully combat ovarian cancer.
June 28, 2015 3:01 pm
Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor
The company unveiled the gel at a launch event on Friday.
June 25, 2015 4:32 pm
Ryan Bushey, Associate Editor
The panel analyzed how the proliferation of internet-connected communication devices, like smartphones and wearables, can generate challenges and opportunities for the future of the healthcare industry. 
June 25, 2015 9:44 am
Bevin Fletcher, Associate Editor
One of the world’s leading Alzheimer’s researchers doubles as a guest organist for Aerosmith.
June 25, 2015 8:28 am
Adam Dion, MS, Senior Industry Analyst, GlobalData
The total number of deals in the global gene therapy market more than doubled from 16 in 2013 to 36 in 2014.
June 23, 2015 9:57 am
Joe Shust, Editor, Continuity Insights
A new study reveals that extreme exercise could result in blood poisoning, related to the leakage of intestinal bacteria into the blood stream.
June 23, 2015 9:28 am
Cynthia Fox, Science Writer
For the first time, a study has shown that infants with emerging autism at 15 months, and two years, can earlier—even at nine months—display enhanced visual searching ability.
June 19, 2015 2:38 pm
Joshua Libberton, Analyst, GBI Research
While the Phase III portion of the pipeline is comparatively small, it is followed by a relatively large Phase II, indicating that there will be a sustained stream of products moving through the later development stages.
June 19, 2015 11:02 am
Cynthia Fox, Science Writer
The “Ancient One,” aka the 8,500 year old Kennewick Man, is related to modern Native Americans after all, according to a recent DNA analysis published in Nature.
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