Feb 5, 2018
Termites are "social cockroaches." NC State researchers examine the genomes of both termites and cockroaches to find clues about how this evolution occurred.
Nov 16, 2017
Research shows that diffusion plays an unexpected role in cell differentiation during the early stages of development in the embryos of Drosophila.
New technique allows researchers to get a more in-depth view of microbial communities.
Nov 9, 2017
The number of neuroscience research studies reporting the sex of lab animals increased significantly in the current decade, though sex bias remains present.
Aug 3, 2017
Developing and testing a gene drive system to reduce invasive mouse populations is the focus of a DARPA-funded research project.
Jun 29, 2017
Why do females outlive males? For fruit flies, the answer can be found in the expression of an important metabolism gene.
Jan 23, 2017
Researchers have isolated additional collagen peptides from an 80-million-year-old Brachylophosaurus.
Jan 19, 2017
Built in 1968, NC State's Phytotron in Gardner Hall remains one of the world's largest plant research centers.
Dec 6, 2016
Neurons generated at different life stages in mice can impact aspects of their olfactory sense and behavior.
Nov 21, 2016
Researchers have found evidence of original keratin and melanosome preservation in a 130-million-year-old Eoconfuciusornis specimen.
Nov 14, 2016
Alun Lloyd, professor of mathematics and director of the Center for Quantitative Sciences in Biomedicine and the Biomathematics Graduate Program at NC State, is developing mathematical models to describe the spread of infections.
Nov 8, 2016
Researchers find original proteins in a 75 million-year-old dinosaur's claw sheath.
Nov 1, 2016
Researchers used DNA testing and citizen science to create an “atlas” that shows the range and diversity of arthropods found in homes across the continental United States.
Aug 3, 2016
New research connects several pesticides commonly used by farmers with both allergic and non-allergic wheeze, which can be a sensitive marker for early airway problems.
Jun 29, 2016
A lot of people want to know what they can do to help bees – and a new initiative at NC State is aimed at helping to meet that demand.