The Daily Scan - Page 20

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: RNAi approach to examine HPV16 infection, genome-wide analysis of copy number variants in type 1 diabetes, and more.

Protein Structure Preservation

As the PSI rides into the sunset, some parts may be worth preserving.


Volumes of next-gen sequencing data have one biologist living "a paired-end nightmare."

This Week in Science

In Science this week: rat brain synapse visualization and more.

You, Too Can Be Underpaid

The Onion takes on pay disparity in STEM fields.

Retraction Time

Embattled stem cell scientist Haruko Obokata is to retract one of her two controversial papers.

Spreading the Word

Georgetown is firing up a genomic medicine MOOC.

From Bridges to Helmet Cushions

At the White House Science Fair, Obama urges greater representation of women in the sciences.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: draft human proteomes reported, and more.

Into the Chicken Coop

A group of researchers aims to disentangle the domestication of the chicken.

Here You Go

German lawmakers come to an agreement on education and research budget.

DNA Approach

Through a DNA-templated synthesis approach, researchers identify possible diabetes therapeutic.

This Week in Genome Research

In Genome Research this week: whole-genome duplication in angiosperms, hybrid zone butterfly genomes, and more.