Skip to main content
Premium Trial:

Request an Annual Quote

Working For You

The second installment of John Hawks' series on blogging and tenure discusses how to make your blog work for you. You have to integrate it into your workflow, he says. The content he discusses on his blog becomes indexed and he can then easily find it for future posts or scholarly writing. "The point is not to sell your blog as something it's not; the point is to show the synergies between your research and outreach activities," writes Hawks.

The Scan

Another Resignation

According to the Wall Street Journal, a third advisory panel member has resigned following the US Food and Drug Administration's approval of an Alzheimer's disease drug.

Novavax Finds Its Vaccine Effective

Reuters reports Novavax's SARS-CoV-2 vaccine is more than 90 percent effective in preventing COVID-19.

Can't Be Used

The US Food and Drug Administration says millions of vaccine doses made at an embattled manufacturing facility cannot be used, the New York Times reports.

PLOS Papers on Frozen Shoulder GWAS, Epstein-Barr Effects on Immune Cell Epigenetics, More

In PLOS this week: genome-wide association study of frozen shoulder, epigenetic patterns of Epstein-Barr-infected B lymphocyte cells, and more.