10 Failed Scientific Predictions

List

Here we take a look at some of the most famous scientific predictions that were shown to be a little wide of the mark.

Read more

Stem Cells in Drug Discovery

Article

Potential source of unlimited human test cells, but roadblocks remain.

Read more

The History of Stem Cells

Quiz

Stem cell research has come along way since their discovery. But, how much do you know about their history?

Read more

Neurodegeneration Linked To Concussion

News

Researchers provide evidence that mild traumatic brain injury is associated with greater neurodegeneration and reduced memory performance in people genetically at risk of Alzheimer's Disease.

Read more
Master Regulator of Cellular Aging Discoverd

Master Regulator of Cellular Aging Discoverd

The TZAP protein has been shown to play a role in determining telomere length and the subsequent lifespan of the cell.

Read more
 
Reassessing the Link Between Incorrect Chromosome Number, Cancer

Relationship between incorrect chromosome number and cancer is reassessed after surprising experiments.

Read more

Viruses in Our Genome Impact Gene Expression

Retroviruses may have played a significant role in the development of the human brain and various neurological diseases.

Read more

Metabolic Proteins Relocate to Jump-Start an Embryo’s Genome

To turn on its genome a mammalian embryo needs to relocate a group of proteins, researchers at the Eli and Edythe Broad Center of Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cell Research at UCLA have discovered.

Read more