Cell Biology

How scientists redesign DNA codes

Jul 26, 2017

Scientists are redesigning the genetic code of yeast, aiming to produce strains that operate on custom-made DNA

Aaron Hernandez's fiancee: I don't think death was a suicide

May 15, 2017

The fiancee of former NFL player Aaron Hernandez is speaking out publicly for the first time

Q&A: Could the Henrietta Lacks case happen today?

Apr 20, 2017

'Death-defying' cells from cancer patient Henrietta Lacks led to a scientific bonanza

A 'sci-fi' cancer therapy fights brain tumors, study finds

Apr 3, 2017

It's not chemo, it's not radiation: It's a novel way to fight deadly brain tumors

Serial killer died from head injuries; Ohio inmate suspected

Mar 31, 2017

Ohio investigators say a fellow inmate is suspected of beating to death a serial killer dubbed the "Angel of Death" inside the cell where he was serving multiple life sentences

'Angel of Death' serial killer dies after attack in prison

Mar 30, 2017

A former nurse's aide dubbed the "Angel of Death' after he admitted killing three dozen hospital patients in Ohio and Kentucky has died two days after being brutally beaten in his cell at an Ohio state prison

Louisiana inmates sue over solitary confinement on death row

Mar 29, 2017

Three inmates on Louisiana's death row say in a lawsuit they face inhumane isolation for 23 hours a day in cells "the size of an average of home bathroom."

SCIENCE SAYS: Unavoidable typos in DNA help fuel cancer

Mar 23, 2017

New research says more cancer-causing mutations are due to random chance than heredity or lifestyle risks, but lots of tumors still are preventable

Doctors say unproven stem cell treatment blinded 3 women

Mar 16, 2017

Doctors say three women were left nearly or totally by an unproven stem cell treatment at a private clinic in Florida

The Latest: Texas inmate emotional as execution nears

Mar 14, 2017

An inmate was struggling to contain his emotions as Texas prison officials moved him to a small cell near the death chamber where he's set for lethal injection

About Us

Science Buzz is a user-friendly website which concentrates on news for the Big Three: Biology, Chemistry, and Physics.

Contact us: sales@thescnbuzz.com