Scratch That Itch: U-M Researchers Identify Neurons Behind Mechanical Itch

In this picture of a spine, parts of the nerve cell circuitry that sends mechanical itch are lit by fluorescent markers. Image credit: Bo Duan Take a piece of... Read more »

Scientists Identify New Genetic Interactions that May Impact Cancer Outcomes

In a new research study, scientists at the University of Maryland and the National Cancer Institute recognized 12 unique kinds of gene-pair interactions in which differing levels of expression... Read more »

Can you identify a dog’s breed by its looks? This team wants to know | Science

Tucker Good/Unsplash It’s not tough to inform a poodle by its curls, a Greyhound by its deep narrow chest, or a Pug by its flattened snout. However can individuals... Read more »