Science Summaries and Reviews

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For decades, two psychologists have kept watch over 1,000 New Zealanders, teasing out factors that shape a life’s course.

Douglas Starr

Science, 2018

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Overgrowth of mutant blood cells is common in older people – and a risk factor for serious disease

Mitch Leslie

Science, 2017

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New research in mice elucidates neural mechanisms underlying social interactions

Stephanie D. Preston

Science, 2017

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By vindicating theory, antibody result points to new approaches to protecting the heart

Jennifer Couzin-Frankel

Science, 2017

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A protein marker predicts health crises – but can it cause them?

Stephen S. Hall

Science, 2018

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Despite rapid tests, health workers undertreat malaria – and overuse antibiotics – a big new study shows

Leslie Roberts

Science, 2017

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Expanded Viral Discovery can Improve Mitigation

Dennis Carroll et al.

Science, 2018

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Polar bears have high energy requirements that rise further as a result of climate change

John P. Whiteman

Science, 2018

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Amid probe of many brain disorders, ENIGMA finds common structural changes in diverse kinds of epilepsy

Giorgia Guglielmi

Science, 2018

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Wheat sensitivity isn’t imaginary, most researchers now agree. But what’s really behind it?

Kelly Servick

Science, 2018

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