Polyomavirus harnesses cellular “motors” to bring together the supplies that can build a portal for itself, researchers show.
Basic Science and Laboratory Research
For the first time, researchers connected two different types of DNA snippets to identify individuals. This could help researchers across many fields — but isn’t without risk.
Joining the tens of thousands of demonstrators worldwide was inspiring to a U-M grad student. Here, she shares her experience — and what ought to happen next.
Why do so many babies fall victim to infections that invade the gut, but others don’t? Research in germ-free mice yields important clues.
When it comes to understanding the human body, seeing is believing. Now, a new website allows teachers and students anywhere to look through a “virtual microscope.”
A new mathematical model aims to combine the “beauty” of mathematics with biology to set the stage for future discovery.