mutation

Ebola outbreak: Virus mutating, scientists warn

Posted in Science on 29th Jan, 2015
by Alex Muller

Researchers at the Institut Pasteur in France, which first identified the outbreak last March, are investigating whether it could have become more contagious.

Aging cells share features with cancer

Posted in Medicine on 3rd Dec, 2013
by Alex Muller

Chemical modifications of DNA look similar in aging and cancerous cells.