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US societies push back against NIH reproducibility guidelines

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

'Premature' rules for preclinical research need more flexibility and greater community involvement, say scientific society leaders.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17354

Climate scientists join search for alien Earths

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

NASA initiative seeks to bolster interdisciplinary science in hunt for extraterrestrial life.

Nature 520 420 doi: 10.1038/520420a

Bacteria bonanza found in remote Amazon village

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Genes for antibiotic resistance among those found in most-diverse human microbiome.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17348

Wolf decline threatens iconic island study

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Just three animals remain on Isle Royale, spelling probable end of 57-year ecology project.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17263

Homo erectus footprints hint at ancient hunting party

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

1.5-million-year-old tracks give snapshot of early human life.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17346

Genomes carry a heavy burden

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Most people's DNA contains genetic mutations that are potentially lethal to offspring.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17304

Cancer mutations often misidentified in the clinic

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Examining normal tissue as well as tumours gives physicians a better shot at choosing effective therapies.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17329

Biotech firm announces fast test to unmask imposter cell lines

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Genentech and Nature urge researchers to authenticate their cells.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17330

The printed organs coming to a body near you

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

From kidneys to hands, 3D printers are churning out made-to-order bones and rudimentary organs.

Nature 520 273 doi: 10.1038/520273a

Biography of a space telescope: Voices of Hubble

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

As the venerable space telescope turns 25 this month, key scientists and engineers recount the highs and lows of its stellar career.

Nature 520 282 doi: 10.1038/520282a

Highlights of Hubble

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Scientists tell Nature Video about their favourite moment with the space telescope.

Nature News doi: 10.1038/nature.2015.17328

Seven days: 10–16 April 2015

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

The week in science: Protests delay telescope construction, Brazil approves GM eucalyptus; and African Centres for Disease Control and Prevention takes shape.

Nature 520 268 doi: 10.1038/520268a

Scientists must speak up on fossil-fuel divestment

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Alan Rusbridger wants researchers to help convince powerful philanthropic organizations to set an example and stop propelling carbon emissions.

Nature 520 265 doi: 10.1038/520265a

Cancer: The Ras renaissance

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Thirty years of pursuit have failed to yield a drug to take on one of the deadliest families of cancer-causing proteins. Now some researchers are taking another shot.

Nature 520 278 doi: 10.1038/520278a

UK funders demand strong statistics for animal studies

news@nature - 46 min 33 sec ago

Move addresses concerns that some experiments are not using enough animals.

Nature 520 271 doi: 10.1038/520271a

Tofactinib's Effects on GFR and Creatinine Reassuring (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 6 hours 7 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Changes not likely to be clinically meaningful for arthritic patients, study finds.

EGFR Mutation Testing in Advanced Lung Cancer Underused

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 7 hours 7 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Patients may not receive the best treatment as a result, researchers worry.

Novel Lymphoma Assay ID's Subtypes (CME/CE)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 8 hours 7 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Method found to be more reliable than array-based gene expression in tumor classification

PodMed: A Medical News Roundup From Johns Hopkins (with audio)

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 9 hours 7 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- This weeks topics include PCSK9 inhibition, best choice for mitral valve replacement, gestational diabetes and autism, and preoperative testing before cataract surgery.

PPIs Linked to Kidney Failure in Seniors

Headlines from MedPage Today® - 10 hours 7 min ago
(MedPage Today) -- Older patients taking proton pump inhibitors had doubled risk for renal failure.
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