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How genes affect what infants like to look at

Genetic variation in infants' social vs. non-social object gaze.

Contraceptive pills increase women’s risk of depression

New study links contraceptive pills and depression.

Study demonstrate how the genomes of humans and other mammals have changed during evolution

Genomes from 240 mammal species explain human disease risks.

Male beetles neglect their genomes when competing for females

Male beetles face a trade-off between competing with other males for mating opportunities and repairing damage to their sperm DNA, according to a study...

Why do human lymph nodes lose their function with age?

The study is a first step toward understanding why lipomatosis occur.

The dinosaurs-killing asteroid struck Earth during springtime

The last day of the dinosaurs.

Scientists have designed a molecule for the treatment of COVID-19

The molecule is effective against both the new variant and previously identified coronaviruses.

Blocking protein interactions prevents SARS-CoV-2 infection of human cells

Scientists identified the way SARS-CoV-2 takes control of our cells.

Scientists discovered lymph node-like structures in brain cancer patients

This discovery suggests new opportunities to regulate the anti-tumour response of the immune system.

Physicists discovered a new whirling state of matter in a chemical element

In a recent study, scientists found that the material neodymium behaves in a complex magnetic way that has not been observed before in any...

ALMA catches beautiful outcome of stellar fight

Astronomers using the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), in which ESO is a partner, have spotted a peculiar gas cloud that resulted from a...

A mechanism for how new blood vessels are formed uncovered

The results could be developed to control the formation of new blood vessels in different diseases.

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