Science Life: Biological Sciences

Genes
Gene therapy via skin protects mice from lethal cocaine doses

A UChicago research team describes a novel approach that was able to stifle the desire for cocaine and to protect against an overdose — when tested in in mice.

UChicago receives $1M grant from the Keck Foundation to study microbiome dynamics
The human microbiome. Image: Darryl Leja, NHGRI.
Research at Shedd Aquarium explores how environment impacts microbiome of dolphins
Dolphin microbiome testing