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Study from Brigham and Women's Hospital in Boston suggests new way to help identify victims of intimate partner violence.

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

Blood biomarker may tell whether early-stage lung cancer is cured or soon-to-be recurred.

Jason Socrates Bardi, Editor

A gold medal sits atop a burgundy background, surrounded by waving ribbons. The ribbon atop the medal says Nobel Prize.

Beginning early Monday morning, Inside Science will cover the discoveries behind three of the most anticipated science prizes of the year.

Chris Gorski, Editor

New research gives weight to the arguments for male and female versions of medicines.

Benjamin Plackett, Contributor

Japanese art inspires scientists to create self-folding structures small enough to float through the bloodstream.

Devin Powell, Contributor

The shutdown of a Canadian nuclear reactor creates a greater than 50 percent chance of a shortage of an important testing marker.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

A Japanese cell biologist will win the award for physiology or medicine for explaining autophagy, or "self-eating."

Inside Science Staff

Getting enough shut-eye, say experts, could give athletes that elusive edge in competition.

Rebecca Boyle, Contributor

Improvements in the technology of transplantation have opened up the donation of kidneys to significantly more living donors.

Peter Gwynne, Contributor

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