As scientists argue whether a previous bout of covid offers the same amount of protection as vaccinations, people turn to the courts to decide.
Francis Collins, who is stepping down as chief of the National Institutes of Health, used his communication skills and political insights to help protect the acclaimed federal research institutes through difficult times.
Scientists debate the medical benefits of booster shots. But there’s another aspect to consider: bioethics.
Supplements that claim to supercharge your T-cells, make your antibodies hum and otherwise make you invincible are all bunk, and scientists should speak out more about this misinformation.
Sharing raw data is an important norm for the proteomics community. But as clinical studies become more detailed, researchers may need to clamp down to protect patient privacy.
While emergency use authorization gets vaccines out to the public more quickly, it doesn’t skip any steps that full approval requires.
In today’s pharmaceutical universe, a simple “safe and effective” determination by the FDA to approve a drug can be manipulated to sell products of questionable value. And drugmakers can profit handsomely
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