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Antiretroviral drugs can protect people from becoming infected by HIV. But so-called pre-exposure prophylaxis, or PrEP...
Two studies show that eating a diet low in protein and high in carbohydrates is linked to a longer, healthier life, and...
Considered an icon of conservation science, researchers at World Wildlife Fund (WWF) headquarters in Washington, D.C.,...
The new atlas, which shows the distribution of important trace metals and other substances, is the first product of...
Early in April, the first of a fleet of environmental monitoring satellites will lift off from Europe's spaceport in...
Since 2000, U.S. government health research agencies have spent almost $1 billion on an effort to churn out thousands...
Magdalena Koziol, a former postdoc at Yale University, was the victim of scientific sabotage. Now, she is suing the...
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Have genetically engineered crops increased the personal well-being of farmers? Find out on Tuesday when the National Academy of Sciences' National Research Council releases what it's billing as the "first comprehensive assessment" of the environmental, economic, and social impacts of genetically engineered crops on U.S. farms.
The success rate among researchers seeking grants from the National Institutes of Health could fall sharply, unless a trend in the president's budget is reversed, says the Federation of American Societies for Experimental Biology (FASEB). In a detailed analysis released yesterday, FASEB argues that Congress should boost NIH's budget to $37 billion, up from $36.4 billion this year, including stimulus funds.
A Boston company has pleaded guilty to withholding safety information from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration on its implantable defibrillators, and will pay almost $300 million in damages and penalties.