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Justice Ginsburg Recovering After Stenting

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 3:16pm
(MedPage Today) -- "Awake and demanding work" after single-vessel procedure.

Immune system offers clues to cancer treatment

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

Molecular signatures hint at who will benefit from next-generation cancer drugs.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16395

Seven days: 21–27 November

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

The week in science: Money woes for wave-power firm, ITER gets new leader and Turkish astrophysicist heads to jail.

Nature 515 470 doi: 10.1038/515470a

Publishing: The peer-review scam

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

When a handful of authors were caught reviewing their own papers, it exposed weaknesses in modern publishing systems. Editors are trying to plug the holes.

Nature 515 480 doi: 10.1038/515480a

US–China climate deal raises hopes for Lima talks

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

But challenges remain for United Nations meeting in run-up to a new 2015 emissions treaty.

Nature 515 473 doi: 10.1038/515473a

Unpaid bills complicate EU science budget crisis

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

A political impasse and a mounting pile of debts pose a threat to research in Europe.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16392

Confusion over publisher’s pioneering open-data rules

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

The Public Library of Science’s open-data mandate has prompted scientists to share more data online, but not everyone is complying with the regulations.

Nature 515 478 doi: 10.1038/515478a

Ocean observatory project hits rough water

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

Problems with data management challenge US effort to monitor seas in real time.

Nature 515 474 doi: 10.1038/515474a

US regulators move on thought-controlled prosthetics

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

Robotic limb advances are attracting serious attention from the FDA.

Nature 515 476 doi: 10.1038/515476a

Microbes help vultures eat rotting meat

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

Gut bacteria and strong gastric juices show how the birds can live on decaying flesh.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16345

Nuclear power: Desperately seeking plutonium

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

NASA has 35 kilograms of plutonium-238 to power its deep-space missions — but that will not get it very far.

Nature 515 484 doi: 10.1038/515484a

Polar Code protects ships and species in icy waters

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

Rules aim to curb risks from increased traffic in Arctic and Antarctica.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16402

Open access is tiring out peer reviewers

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

As numbers of published articles rise, the scholarly review system must adapt to avoid unmanageable burdens and slipping standards, says Martijn Arns.

Nature 515 467 doi: 10.1038/515467a

Clinical-trial rules to improve access to results

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

US agencies propose expanded reporting of drug-test data.

Nature 515 477 doi: 10.1038/515477a

Key Galapagos research station in trouble

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

Local government’s closure of gift shop could doom Charles Darwin Foundation.

Nature 515 479 doi: 10.1038/515479a

Pain and itch neurons grown in a dish

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:21pm

Reprogrammed human and mouse cells offer way to identify new painkilling drugs.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16401

Hot Topics: Multiple Myeloma

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 2:01pm
(MedPage Today) -- Hematologists discuss optimizing stem-cell mobilization and cryopreservation.

Managing Spine Disease: Rheumatology Network Update

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:34pm
(MedPage Today) -- Spondyloarthritis in the spotlight at ACR.

Wellcome Trust wants research dreams to flourish

news@nature - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:21pm

Director Jeremy Farrar on new plans to support more young scientists and ambitious projects, large and small.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2014.16394

Smoking Hits All-Time Low: CDC

Headlines from MedPage Today® - Wed, 11/26/2014 - 1:08pm
(MedPage Today) -- But cigarette use remains high among some groups.
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