Science Life: Research and Discoveries

California two-spot octopus
​The grim, final days of a mother octopus

New research by neurobiologists at UChicago shows how the cephalopod version of the pituitary gland controls the grim, final days of a female octopus after it reproduces.

Novel biomarker found in ovarian cancer patients can predict response to therapy
Ovarian cancer cells (Image: National Cancer Institute)
Sequencing genomes of Nigerian women could help prevent many lethal breast cancers
Lab research at the University of Idaban