Skip to content

Category: Science

Credit: Ken Garrett

Unfilled Vials

Vaccines that appear scientifically feasible often move through development slowly because they have little commercial potential and thus have trouble attracting serious investments. Just such…

Continue reading Unfilled Vials

Comments closed

HIV-infected people in a remote Zimbabwean village receive antiretroviral drugs at the local church once every 2 months. Photo: TJ Maposhere

HIV/AIDS care for all—on a budget

HARARE–Every 2 months, a Land Cruiser stuffed with health care workers leaves Harare’s Chidamoyo Hospital early in the morning and drives 90 minutes east across…

Continue reading HIV/AIDS care for all—on a budget

Comments closed

This 1463-day-old mouse is part of a long-lived cohort at The Jackson Laboratory. PHOTO: JENNIFER TORRANCE/THE JACKSON LABORATORY

Death–defying experiments

The longest lived laboratory animals shed light on the forces that lead some to any early grave and others to beat the odds and see…

Continue reading Death–defying experiments

Comments closed