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  • A conference presentation about how the venom of the gila monster affects insulin production led to the development of a drug now used by millions of people with type 2 diabetes. | Flickr/ Jason / CC-BY-SA-2.0 Clinical studies to combat viral infections, a new diabetes medication, and insights to...
  • From chemical safety to food access to climate change impacts, states and communities throughout the country are facing issues that deeply affect our health and safety. When community members and scientists work together, we can help address these issues together and better inform decision making...
  • */ Tell us how scientific and technical conferences benefit science, technology, and society! Submit your story Communication and collaboration are central to science and technology research. And scientific and technical meetings and conferences, whether big or small, bring researchers, educators,...
  • A call to action issued today by AAAS and a broad coalition of CEOs and other organizations urges Congress to enact policies and make investments that ensure the United States remains the global innovation leader. "The history of human progress and growth in our nation is really the history of U.S...
  • In optogenetics, light-sensitive proteins are genetically targeted to specific cells, which can then be activated or silenced by light. | Sputnik Animation, Ed Boyden, and the McGovern Institute for Brain Research at MIT Basic research on how to turn brain cells "on" and "off" with pulses of light...
  • Optogenetics: Controlling the Brain with Light A Public Luncheon Briefing Hosted by the American Association for the Advancement of Science Through the Support of the Dana Foundation In Conjunction with Rep. Chaka Fattah Tuesday, June 9, 2015 12:00-1:30 p.m. 2168 Rayburn House Office Building (Gold...