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Parasite test shows where validation studies can go wrong
First report from Reproducibility Initiative highlights importance of publishing details of experimental methods.
Ebola raises profile of blood-based therapy
Convalescent plasma therapy is trialled to fight Ebola, but could also be used for new and emerging pathogens.
Immune cells boost cancer survival from months to years
Firms embrace costly immunotherapy to fight intractable leukaemias and lymphomas.
NIH ends longitudinal children's study
Budget and management problems sink plan to follow 100,000 children from birth to adulthood.
Microsoft billionaire takes on cell biology
New Allen institute will create simulations of cell behaviour.