How a recently identified defensive compound called itaconate tricks the bacteria behind tuberculosis.
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Michigan Medicine researchers find genes that help maintain the 50-50 balance between male and female offspring.
The lung stiffness and scarring characteristic of this rare disease may be linked to environmental gene alterations.
Getting rid of the nose-holding component of a fart takes precedence within our guts.
Michigan Medicine researchers determine that receptors inside heart cells could be targets for better beta blockers.
In a feat of biomedical engineering, researchers create model embryos that could be used to study the mysterious stages of early human development.