Monkeys infected by mosquito bites further Zika virus research
Posted: 12/13/2017
Monkeys who catch Zika virus through bites from infected mosquitoes develop infections that look like human Zika cases, and may help researchers understand the many ways Zika can be transmitted.

Researchers investigate how a stressed brain can make asthma worse
Posted: 12/12/2017
Researchers are investigating cross-talk between the brain and lungs of people with asthma in a four-year, $2.5 million study to understand how psychological stress can make asthma symptoms worse.

Violence a matter of scale, not quantity, researchers show
Posted: 12/11/2017
New research shows that the size of a society’s population is what drives the size of its “war group,” or number of people of fighting age who defend it.