Research synopses

  • Parkinson's depression

    Researchers reveal an antidepressant may both alleviate depression and reduce motor deficits in a mouse model of Parkinson's disease

  • Personal viromes

    Research in BMC Biology trawls through data from the Human Microbiome Project to take a first look at the human virome

  • Tumour clonality

    Research in Genome Biology presents a new computational tool, CLONET, for assessing the clonality of tumours, providing insights into tumour evolution

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Flemming Cassee on nanotoxicology

Editor-in-Chief of Particle and Fibre Toxicology Flemming Cassee on nanoparticle toxicology, from making safer nanotubes to health policy