June 2024

  • Illustration of a health care professional holding a vial with a blood sample.

    Beyond Basic Blood Tests

    A Window Into Your Health

    Blood can provide an important window into what’s happening under the skin. Scientists are trying to expand blood tests to detect more health conditions.
  • Illustration of a fruit fly.

    The Mighty Fruit Fly

    Pesky Insects Give Clues to Our Health

    Fruit flies have given scientists surprising insights into how the human body works. Find out how these pesky pests benefit research.

Contributors to this issue: 

  • Vicki Contie
  • Brian Doctrow
  • Sharon Reynolds