The best research is produced when researchers and communities work together

The best research is produced when researchers and communities work together

The best research is produced when researchers and communities work together, Published online: 03 October 2018; doi:10.1038/d41586-018-06855-7

Knowledge generated in partnership with the public and policymakers is more likely to be useful to society and should be encouraged.
Source: Nature

Parasite makes quick exit when researchers remove the handbrake

Researchers have discovered a way to halt the invasion of the toxoplasmosis-causing parasite into cells, depriving the parasite of a key factor necessary for its growth. The findings are a key step in getting closer to a vaccine to protect pregnant women from the parasite Toxoplasma gondii, which carries a serious risk of miscarriage or birth defects.
Source: Science Daily