Test your knowledge of the latest happenings in the scientific world over the past seven days.
Researchers have completed the most comprehensive analysis of the wheat genome to date, providing new hope for the improvement of this vital crop.
Themes at this year's meeting ranged from the verification, validation, and sharing of data, to the translation of laboratory findings into actionable clinical results.
The R&D industry has been evolving for decades to make the process of discovering new compounds and formulations in the laboratory easier and more effective.
It's essential to the existence of all the life forms we've discovered so far. But, how much do you actually know about this mighty molecule?
New development promises to make PCR simpler to operate with improved reliability and reduced sensitivity to environmental conditions whilst also shrinking it to handheld size.
Microfluidics technology enables faster, more accurate characterization of DNA-binding proteins.
NIH scientists have used CRISPR gene editing to repair gene defects in stems cells from patients with a rare immunodeficiency.
Discovery could improve care for around 15% of adult head and neck cancer patients.
Jan 24 - Jan 26, 2017
Jan 30 - Feb 01, 2017
Feb 04 - Feb 08, 2017