Articles by

Viviane Callier

Sponge Genes Hint at the Origins of Neurons and Other Cells

When the first sponge genomes were sequenced in the early 2000s, researchers were surprised to find that...

What Medical Researchers Can Learn From the 'Yellow Berets'

A new study shows how the Vietnam War–era initiative shaped a generation of star physician-researchers—and offers lessons...

The Secret Role Histones Played in Complex Cell Evolution

New work shows that the proteins, long treated as boring spools for DNA, are key to the...