Bioscience Tutorials & How-Tos

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Posted by Yunfeng Lu on May 10, 2018

A hangover pill? Tests on drunk mice show promise

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Posted by Alan Martin on May 9, 2018

Researchers teach spider to jump with one eye on the robots of the future

This simple test could reveal if you have a peanut allergy and tell you just how severe your allergy is
Posted by Alex Lee on May 3, 2018

This simple test could reveal if you have a peanut allergy and tell you just how severe your allergy is

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on May 1, 2018

Scientists have successfully inserted “false” sensations into the brain, could they one day edit our memories?

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Posted by Alan Martin on April 27, 2018

Are you genetically at risk of depression? Scientists find 30 new genes linked to the disorder

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Posted by Thomas McMullan on April 27, 2018

Golden State Killer suspect caught after relative shared DNA with ancestry website

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Posted by Alan Martin on April 27, 2018

Yale scientists claim pig brains can be kept alive without the body

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Posted by Victoria Woollaston on April 23, 2018

A new “tangled” form of DNA has been uncovered in living cells

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Posted by Alex Lee on April 20, 2018

Cows could be the biggest mammal left thanks to hominins’ love of hunting

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Posted by Emily Flashman on April 20, 2018

How plastic-eating bacteria actually work – a chemist explains