Vol 6. Issue 11 / March 27, 2006

"Accelerated Evolution" Converts RNA Enzyme to DNA Enzyme In Vitro - The findings from the Joyce lab could help answer some fundamental questions concerning the basic structure of life and how it evolved over time.

Bloom Appointed to President's Council on Bioethics

Rosen Joins NIH Strategic Planning Group

Leconte and Richter Win Shelton Prizes for Graduate Studies







Minor Mutations in Avian Flu Virus Increase Chances of Human Infection

The Accidental Author or the Price of Popularity

View from a Zeppelin: Interview with George Koob

A Passion for Science

Bacillus anthracis: One Bad Bug

Scientists Re-engineer a Well-Known Antibiotic to Counter Drug Resistance

Protein Found to Control Tumor Growth in Certain Breast Cancers

New Class of Enzyme Inhibitors Blocks Replication of SARS Virus - Research from the Wong lab could help speed SARS vaccine discovery.