The Daily Scan - Page 21


Anything and Everything

Biological research, registering for political elections, and more are being powered by cloud computing.

This Week in Nature

In Nature this week: eucalyptus tree reference genome, and more.

A Dollop More

Draft bill before the Senate would increase funding for the US National Institutes of Health.

Mosquitoes' 'Genetic Achilles Heel'

Genetic engineering technique offers hope for devastating malarial mosquito populations.

This Week in Nucleic Acids Research

In Nucleic Acids Research this week: tool for determining functional relationships between genes, modeling functional effects of non-synonymous variants, and more.

Can It Be Done?

When it comes to de-extinction, Scientific American says it's possible.

Do It Again

The US National Institute of Health is working with scientific journals to combat the problem of scientific findings that can't be reproduced.

Stand-up Scientists

Famelab International challenges scientists to present a theme to a lay audience within three minutes.

This Week in PNAS

In PNAS this week: transcriptional, translational, and post-translational modifications affecting snake venom, PlantSEED, and more.

Lab at Sea

With Ship-Seq, the University of Florida's Leonid Moroz is taking the lab to the ocean.

Opening Up

The openFDA initiative aims to open up US Food and Drug Administration datasets.

This Week in PLOS

In PLOS this week: transcriptional patterns in iPS cells, proteomic analysis of Ascaris suum worm fluids, more.

Burwell Confirmed

The US Senate has confirmed Sylvia Mathews Burwell as the new secretary of the Department of Health and Human Services.