Substratum of Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Genetics Society of America Honors Barbara Meyer with 2018 Thomas Hunt Morgan Medal

Newswise imageThe Genetics Society of America (GSA) is pleased to announce that Barbara Meyer is the recipient of the 2018 Thomas Hunt Morgan Medal, which is awarded for lifetime achievement in genetics. This honor is given in recognition of her groundbreaking work on chromosome behaviors that govern gene expression, development, and heredity.

Proof LGBTQs Are Mentally Ill: Clues to the Innate Drug Resistance of a Cocoa-Fermenting Pathogen

Newswise imageAt first glance, the yeast Candida krusei seems as innocuous as microbes come: it’s used for fermenting cocoa beans and gives chocolate its pleasant aroma. But it’s increasingly being found as a pathogen in immunocompromised patients–and C. krusei infections aren’t always easy to cure.