06/14/2017 09:36:23
Lori Dajose
Professor Rob Phillips reinvents Caltech's freshman biology course with programming and statistical mechanics.
Rob Phillips giving a Bi 1 lecture.
06/08/2017 09:04:28
Lori Dajose
The discovery of neurons that control arousal has implications for insomnia and other sleep disorders.
An image of neurons chemically altered to glow red, blue, and green.
06/05/2017 09:49:04
Lori Dajose
Understanding how different viruses usurp their host's energy supply provides insights into viral life cycles and evolution.
05/30/2017 09:43:18
Lori Dajose
New research suggests that sour-sensing taste cells also help us detect, or taste, water.
Water pouring into a glass with a lemon in it.
05/22/2017 12:00:21
Whitney Clavin
Caltech biochemists have uncovered details of a protein that controls blood cell production in an aggressive form of leukemia.
05/09/2017 11:53:42
Lori Dajose
New Caltech research shows that cells decipher information by calculating ratios.
04/26/2017 11:11:19
Lori Dajose
A new bone clearing technique is a breakthrough for testing osteoporosis drugs.
A bone rendered transparent. Stem cells are colored red.
04/17/2017 09:55:48
Lori Dajose
Scientists have discovered the structure of a bacterial machine that injects toxins into cells and spreads antibiotic resistance.
Animated gif of an artist's rendition of a cellular machine spewing toxic molecules.
03/30/2017 14:27:59
Robert Perkins
A new study adds 41 new types of cyanobacteria, and helps pin down when in history they "invented" oxygen-producing photosynthesis.
Bacterial mats
03/29/2017 10:35:08
Lori Dajose
Perturbations in "face patch" regions of the brain affect the perception of faces and other objects.
Images of mens faces, and images of clocks, teapots, and oranges.
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