An effort led by UC Berkeley scientists aims to retool the ribosomal machine to make far more than proteins. Their goal is totally new polymers with novel building blocks.
Erin Mordecai, a biologist and expert in infectious diseases, explains why warmer and wetter weather will mean more tropical illnesses far beyond the tropics. […]
The study integrates climate, land use, and socioeconomic data to explain and predict malaria dynamics at the village level. The approach could inform health care practitioners and make control strategies more efficient and cost-effective. […]