Oct4 gene key to human embryo development
Our genes are changing!
Do fruit flies have emotions?
How two proteins regulate and maintain neurons
Reversing cleft palate in-utero
TAZ sends 'mixed signals
Men wanting to be dads should be careful
Fathers can influence the sex of their offspring
Six genes linked to preterm birth in landmark study
Human glial cells make mice think faster
New insight into building our nervous system
RSF1 a key factor in silencing genes
Older wombs linked to complications in pregnant mice
The virtual embryo
Pregnant immune system is precisely timed
How the embryo attaches
Going GA GA for CLAMP
Mice retinal cells regenerated
Your gut eats before you do
Sugars in mother's milk a new class of antibacterials
Exoskeleton improves walking in children with CP
"Nerve pruning" - Its a thing
Untangling the brain
Zika stifles pregnant women's immune system
Epigenetic mistakes can be passed on for generations
'How to' make a male mouse
A 'How To' guide for producing hair'
Why do some people never get the flu?
Antimicrobials cross placenta affecting baby
Converting skin to blood vessels in a single touch
Babies associate words with content — through sleep
A surprising epigenetic adaptation
Noisy cells are a good thing
How cigarette smoking damage is done
Science corrects a faulty gene in embryos
Stem cells created to treat lung conditions
New technique to repair spinal cord injuries
Intellectual disability may not need to last a lifetime
One protein impacts 200 others in sperm development
How does that Aha! moment happen in the brain?
How to make feathers
Epigenetics affects generations
The evolution of menopause?
Sex cells evolved to pass on quality mitochondria
A vaccine that could prevent Type 1 Diabetes
How telomeres protect cells from aging
Clues link lack of carnitine with mild autism
Can we prevent aging?
Malaria drug protects fetus from Zika infection
Vaccines protect mice against Zika virus
RNA molecules live short lives
RNA misprocessing causes muscle weakness disorder
Cells constantly remix their genes
General anesthesia disrupts infant brain development
Drinking alcohol in pregnancy can affect multiple generations
How plants grow like human brains
Adenosine may extend learning of language and music
RNA fragments defend 'naked' genes
Spinal cord development sets up all neurons
We are still passing flame retardants on to our babies
Acetaminophen in pregnancy reduces masculinity?
How brain cells reach their target
A bird's eye view
Genes, ozone, and autism
Uterine fluid tells fetus about mom's world
New clues linking pre-eclampsia and cholesterol
Babies' DNA affects mothers' risk for pre-eclampsia
Time and space in brain development and disease
Elegant switch controls transition from egg to embryo
Meditation and yoga can 'reverse' the damage of stress
Child leukemias are mistakes in DNA rearrangement
LRP4 molecule critical to synapse
How the brain recognizes what the eye sees
How the brain recognizes what the eye sees
3D skin fixes backbone birth defect in rat pups
How cells divide tasks and conquer work
Gene cross-talk is key to a cell's balance
But for the hair of a fly...
Gene therapy could 'turn off' severe allergies
The machinery of memory
Baby teeth link autism and heavy metals
TET1 protein, congenital defects and late-onset diseases
Answers for kids with inherited kidney disease
A key gene contributes to common birth defects
Preterm infant lung disease may be predictable
Regeneration and how blood vessels are built
Putting the brakes on cancer
Sleep apnea may increase pregnancy complications
Zika could be a factor in more pregnancies
Unlocking key to infertility in older women
A body's guiding light
Deciphering a protein that protects embryos
Natural selection against genetic damage is ongoing
Male/female brain reacts differently to cardiac stress
Why does nature rely on sex for reproduction?
CRISPR enzymes might also diagnose disease
How epigenetic changes in DNA can be good or bad
First synthetic retina for visually impaired
Zika antibody offers hope for a vaccine
New tool is a roadmap of cell development
Enzyme could help fight against mid-life obesity
Stem cells help identify causes for Angelman's
How the HUWE1 protein impacts human intelligence
Human umbilical blood rejuvenates old mice brains May 2017
Mouse teeth give insight into tissue regeneration
Can we now turn off allergy-sensitive cells?
Fertility can hinge on sperm swimming conditions
Neurons live long life in the gut of adult mice
Which facial features are most controlled by genetics?
Do you speak 'Terpene'?
Secrets of menstrual cycle and early pregnancy
Sensory cells give hope to restoring hearing
'Lab on a chip' may reduce preterm births
Game helps us understand animal camouflage
Fighting malaria with math
Multitasking secrets of RNA-binding
Progesterone and bisexuality: Is there a link?
Low birth weight babies near coal-fired power plant
Bad diet in pregnancy 'programs' bad health later
Stem cells from pee?
Mouse dad's diet affects his pups' mental health
Earliest embryonic stem cells identified
Why female fertility declines with age
Older mothers are better mothers
How to calculate an immune response
Stop eating! You are full!
Sperm tails are "motorized" and need all their parts
A link science didn't catch
A giant leap forward to pill for anti-aging
A 'three-hit' theory of autism
Defect in non-coding DNA can impair language
Gene mutation may explain female infertility
Potential clinical test and treatment for preterm birth
Male infertility may be due to failure of calcium signal
Can we stop neurons signaling their own death?
GABA may be key to regenerating human retinas
Will mammals ever be able to regenerate tissues?
What is a "brain organoid" and why do we need it?
A mouse 'embryo' made from stem cells
Why staph, a common bacteria, induces severe illness
A gene that makes the sexes look different
Cell fusion proteins link sex and viruses
Can math predict our growth and diseases?
A gene that reinforces maternal attachment?
50+ year old protein paradox solved
Daylight savings can increase IVF miscarriages
Listeria may be a serious miscarriage threat Mar 2017
Neurons can choose to activate mom or dad's genes
Can damage of dementia and Alzheimer's be undone?
Unexpected influence on how stem cells divide
How to normalise synapses in autism & schizophrenia
Autism biomarkers found in infants
Gene 'switch' clues us to origins of fine motor skills
Why are you left or right handed?
Can cancer meds treat a group of genetic disorders?
The amazing uterus
'Goldilocks' rules may govern genes in our evolution
Everyday chemicals threaten pregnant women
Contraceptive for male monkeys. Humans next?
83 New genes for height found
Autism may begin at earliest brain development
Preemies don't use 'top-down sensory prediction'
Stronger muscles for newborn bies
Protein in womb plays lifelong role in bone health
Breathing molecule discovered
Ovo protein same across species
Chromosome Traffic Cop
The Meiosis Tango
Scientists create human/pig chimera
Statins critical in formation of embryo
Genetic engineering tinkers with genes
In proteins, shape matters
Can we rescue injured brains?
Hunger switches on predatory brain instincts
New mouse model joins the fight against Zika
Why older mothers likely face birth complications
Salmonella directs brain tumors to self destruct
Key molecular enzyme locates sites of DNA breaks
Epstein-Barr virus related to Hodgkin's lymphoma
New hope for Prader-Willi syndrome
Early trial results shrink pediatric neural tumors
Single target for pre-malignant bone marrow cancers?
Missing protein may explain Sudden Infant Death
Brain's facial recognition area grows in adulthood
RNA pathway plays key role in our lifespan
The role of mTORC1 in TSC and epilepsy
Low-carb diet relieves a form of intellectual disability
Brain white matter predicts cognitive functions by age 1 and 2
How to Turn White Fat Brown
nSR100 protein's influence on autism
The Molecular basis for hydrocephalus
Controlling gene activity in human development
The Goldilocks effect in aging
Figuring out how one X-chromosome is silenced
Gesturing can boost children's creative thinking
New finding reveals battle behind our genes
We may not have lifelong immunity to toxoplasmosis
Kangaroo mothering helps preemies 20 years later
Secret to smart shopping: The right parenting style
Left hand does know what the right hand is doing
What makes a neuron a neuron?
Designing switches to control cell fate
Neural stem cells transport proteins just like RNA
Turning off Asthma Attacks
China's one-child policy, likely overblown, now gone
Links between epilepsy drugs and birth defects
Low vitamin D in newborns increases risk MS later
Toddlers can tell when others hold 'false beliefs'
Protein that allows our brain and muscles to talk
Tracking development of individual blood stem cells
Having last baby after 35? Mental sharpness increases Dec 2016| Mouse embryos put in suspended animation for weeks
Tissue damage key to cell reprogramming
'Princess Leia' brainwaves help store memories
Measuring the gaze between mom and her autistic baby
Lying face up pregnant could increase risk of stillbirth
Mom Rheumatoid Arthritis links to epilepsy in child
A protein that points cells in the right direction
First 3-D mathematical model of labor contractions
Genes for speech may not be limited to humans
Insulin resistance reversed by removal of Gal3 protein
B12 deficiency can increase risk for type 2 diabetes
Non-invasive prenatal test at five weeks of pregnancy?
Heart disease, leukemia links to dysfunctional nucleus
Blood vessels control brain growth
Antibody protects developing fetus from Zika virus
Better treatments possible for child brain cancer
Autism linked to mutations in mitochondrial DNA
Mother's blood test may predict birth complications
Essential mouse genes give insight into human disease
Newborns given dextrose gel avoid hypoglycaemia
Mitochondria divide differently than once thought
Nov 2016 Customizing vitamin D may benefit pregnant women
Antibody breaks leukemia's hold
Strong, steady forces needed for cell division
"Fixing" energy signals to treat mitochondrial disease
How eggs get the wrong number of chromosomes
Fatal preemie disease due to mitochondrial failure
Zika virus spreads during brain growth spurts
Short jump from single-cell to multi-cell animals
Brainstem and visual cortex control our eyes
Embryos make sex cells in their first two weeks
Mom's BMI may affect biological age of her baby
Two distinct cell types can initiate Crohn's disease
Potential treatment of newborns via amniotic fluid?
Infants use their prefrontal cortex to learn
'Amplifier' helps make connections in the fetal brain
Neurons migrate throughout infancy
Calcium triggers stem cells to generate bone
How evolution has given us 5 fingers
New links between genes and bigger brains
New links between genes and bigger brains
Progesterone in contraceptives promotes flu healing
ZIKA in Men? "No procreation for 6 months"
Genetically modified baby boy - with 3 parents Oct 2016
Genetic variations that cause skull-fusion disorders
Heart defect genes both inside and outside the heart
Cesarean baby 15% more likely to become obese
Male primes female for reproduction - but at a cost
Why Tardigrades Are So Indestructible
Mouse bone marrow cells reduce miscarriage?
How maternal genes give control to embryonic genes
Stem cells may halt Multiple Sclerosis symptoms
Stem cells may halt Multiple Sclerosis symptoms
Gene linked to infertility in male mice
High food availability slows down cell aging
Zika brain injury therapy must start at time of bite
How GBS bacteria can cause preterm birth
Scientists make embryos from non-egg cells
Placenta pivotal in influencing pregnancy outcome
How does a cell initiate DNA repair
lncRNA structure affects its function
Cell fate a result of genetic tugs of war
Unlocking first steps in organ and tissue development
Stem cells differ in mice, monkeys, and humans
Chemicals from fracking may harm fertility
Checkmating the "Red King Theory"
Morrbid gene fights infection havoc
Sep 2016 A protein that promotes the breakdown of fat Immune cells active in brain development Face shape is in our genes Two proteins preserve vital genetic information A molecular alarm clock wakes resting eggs Risk factors for preterm birth can be changed Zika infection may affect adult brain cells How fish fins became fingers Plastic BPS chemical harms human egg cells Customizing breast milk for premature children Mom in Single Family NICU room is best for preemies Jaw-dropping research explains how mouth forms A vaccine for strep throat and rheumatic fever? Is there a 'mother's curse' ? Non-Zika microcephaly helps explain brain growth Tall or short, thick or thin what affects limb size? Signals that trigger labor and delivery Breakthrough in how stem cells become specialized The force is strong — with embryo cells Common diabetes drug may help prevent preterm birth Origin of the female orgasm Breastfeeding builds better brains Embryonic gene, Nanog, can reverse cell aging Aug 2016 Makeup therapy in a down economy Cinnamon may be a fragrant medicine for the brain A molecule for making friends Pyramid cells cluster, vibrate and signal our brain How environmental stresses cause birth defects Virus found in women with unexplained infertility Pregnant nicotine exposure higher than reported Cells send out stop/go signals to extend nerves Anatomy of a decision Sound waves to separate twin placentas? Selfish mitochondria implicated in diseases Powering up: growing neurons make an energy jump Virus in pregnancy linked to austim disorders Bipolar disorder link to striatum brain region Epigenetics could explain puzzle of diabetes inheritance Many common chemicals endanger brain development Children's immune cells may explain all their illnesses "Feeling good" stimulates immune system How the Pentagone protein controls development Why does mitochondria DNA only come from mom? Finding human development's first gear July 2016 Study shows Zika infection longer in pregnancy Daughters of obese mouse dads risk breast cancer CDC clinical trial for experimental Zika vaccine Saint Louis University to launch Zika vaccine trial Loss of essential protein linked to hydrocephalus Low thyroid in pregnancy risks schizophrenia in baby Teen poor attention control risk for anxiety disorders Pregnant diet can affect multiple generations New insights uncovered in Prader-Willi syndrome Breastmilk best for premature baby's heart Gene mutation found explaining multiple sclerosis Individuals respond differently to Zika? Moving can be hazardous to your child's health How melanin gives color to skin, hair and eyes Babies really are cute! Your biological clock has a time stamp Maternal effects of smoking continue long after birth A brain clock keeps our memories ticking Gene sequencing diagnoses rare newborn diseases The developmental origins of culture How the brain makes — and breaks — a habit Jun 2016 | Money really does matter in relationships Executive power — developes from the nursery Can lifespan be extended by point of view? Mitochondrial DNA therapy still imperfect Eating fruit prenatally boosts babies' cognition BPA in pregnancy can put baby on course to obesity Genes for nose shape identified Neurons must wriggle to reach their final destination Atlas of Human Malformation Syndromes being created Fathers' age and lifestyle linked to birth defects A safe way to deliver drugs to the placenta Zika causes neural stem cells to self-destruct Scientists map brain to decode inner thoughts You are what you eat! Twin study finds gut microbiomes run in families Another reason to breastfeed Breast milk fed preemies show larger brain growth An aggregate of protein in nerve cells can cause ALS How did human limbs evolve? Asynchronous waves key to embryo development A cell's 'fuel gauge' promotes healthy development Safe, inexpensive chemical reverses progeria Confused cell signals lead to genetic disorders May 2016| Experimental drug cancels affect of Fragile X gene Preschool nurturing boosts child's brain growth Too much 'noise' can affect brain development Human patterns follow the same cues as bacteria The unique biology of human breast milk Clues to how cells repair broken DNA First protein crystal structure corrects wrong theory Deletions on chromosome 22, one cause of autism? Microvesicles for brain radiation recovery? New type of cell death may help neurons regenerate Single-cell embryos can be chimeras Trophoblast cells unlikely entry point for Zika Gene found for cleft palate An overfed fetus can become an overweight teen Three generations affected by one DDT exposure How early female human embryos control X Abnormalities in early embryos may self correct How to prevent asthma in your newborn? Protein on neural stem cell is hijacked by Zika virus Fragile X in mice responds to experimental drug Born to run? Apr 2016 Unraveling stem cells Rewrite the text books! Fetal or placental cells? Precision medicine targets Lupus Cell 'rejuvenation' relies on telomeres PKU effect on brain more extensive than thought A possible treatment for autism-like symptoms Complex learning dismantles barriers in the brain Can we turn off Alzheimer's disease? A new kind of stem cell? Genes can cause neurological diseases Brown fat in adults follows circadian rhythm Mom's bacterial infection can change fetal brain Zika virus breakthrough Lack of stem cells causes recurring miscarriages A first: earliest stages of human stem cell lines One microRNA may affect many neuro disorders Common gene links obesity to diabetes Perception of constant stress is passed on... Snail shells help solve origins of body symmetry Trimmer snips jumping genes Mom's high alcohol level disrupts neonatal brain Amino acids help kids overcome fetal malnutrition Mar 2016 Zika virus linked to stillbirth, loss of brain tissue How to regenerate peripheral nerves How the nervous system trims its branches Teaching stem cells to build muscle 'Pump' mechanism splits DNA for copying by RNA Stressed dads give offspring high blood sugar Cell division errors: infertility, disorders and cancers Copper key to brain cell development Bioelectric signals influence facial symmetry Potential to treat hypertrophic cardiomyopathy Fluorescent proteins light up living cells Tuning the volume on gene expression Linking fetal to adult brain disorders A quick, simple way to generate neural crest cells New drug target for Rett syndrome RNA quick — Protein slow Mitochondria trigger cell aging How to precisely regulate RNA polymerase? New app helps doctors predict preterm birth Found - protein that turns off biological clock Virus in pregnancy causes autism-like behavior Feb 2016 A gene that allows for a new species? 3 Autism-linked molecules wire up neurons Donor's genome impacts iPS cell outcomes What you eat can influence how you sleep Brain receptor regulates fat burning in cells Diverse gut microbes increase infection resistance Zika virus, linked to birth defects, is spreading Eat fish in pregnancy to improve baby's brain Turning epigenetic marks OFF! Cell signal strength turns on early stem cells Slow stem cell division causes small brain? Healing muscular dystrophy with CRISPR Of protein kinases, embryos and cancer Can having more children slow down aging? Uterine microorganisms may set stage for disease A mathematical model for animal stripes Physics attempts to explain why stem cells move Epigenetic change leads to cerebellum circuitry Id tags define developing neural circuits Mechanism for how organs branch found How to multiply teeth! Jan 2016