Environmental DNA can be pulled from the air

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April 8, 2021

Bile and Potatoes, 1921

By Jef Akst

One hundred years after its invention, BCG has stood the test of time as a vaccine against tuberculosis.

Most Kids with MIS-C Report Few or No COVID-19 Symptoms: Study

By Kerry Grens

A review of hundreds of cases finds that only a minority of patients noted being sick with a coronavirus infection prior to developing the severe inflammatory condition.

Environmental DNA Can Be Pulled from the Air

By Amanda Heidt

A proof-of-concept study uses eDNA in the air to detect mammals, expanding the technique beyond aquatic sampling.

ICYMI: CAR Macrophages Tackle Challenges in Solid Cancer Treatment

By Amanda Heidt

Following on the success of CAR T cells used to treat cancers of the blood, researchers have launched a Phase 1 clinical trial of genetically modified macrophages to target solid tumors.


April 2021 Interactive Crossword

By Emily Cox and Henry Rathvon

Try your hand at a sciency brainteaser.

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