Biologists engineer bacteria to make tiny tetherballs to combat antibiotic-resistant infectionsRead more
Scientists are developing a set of medical tests called liquid biopsies that can rapidly detect the presence of cancers, infectious diseases and other conditions from only a small blood sample.Read more
Using supercomputer simulations, biologists may have solved a lonstanding mystery about the timing of global flu outrbreaksRead more
Special coatings on medical devices and hospital surfaces might block dangerous microbial biofilms from forming.Read more
Researchers discovered that bacteria can evolve much more efficiently than once thought, which might help develop better ways to treat nasty infections.