Jan 8, 2015

Researchers find clues to how HIV evades detection

Scientists seeking a cure for AIDS said Wednesday they had found important clues about how HIV manages to skirt detection after being suppressed by drugs. The sleeping virus can harbor mutations that, like an invisibility cloak, help it evade detection by the immune system, ...

Cell reprogramming advances

Jan 30, 2014

Cell reprogramming advances

A team of scientists led by a woman from Chiba has discovered that by simply exposing body cells to acidic liquids, the cells can be reprogrammed to grow into any type of mature tissue. The discovery was announced Wednesday in the journal Nature. The ...