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Hunting dogs as possible vectors for the infectious disease tularaemia

Tularaemia is an infectious bacterial disease that is life-threatening for rodents, rabbits and hares, but which can also infect humans and dogs....

(Web-Redaktion on 01/19/2018)

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Stem cells conduct cartilage regeneration but are not directly involved

Stem cell therapy has great potential for curing cartilage damage. However, it has remained unclear whether stem cells are responsible for...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/31/2017)

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New genes on “deteriorating” Y chromosome

The Y chromosome, which is found only in males, is difficult to decode even with the latest sequencing technologies. Among evolutionary biologists,...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/25/2017)

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How the smallest bacterial pathogens outwit host immune defences by stealth mechanisms

Despite their relatively small genome in comparison to other bacteria, mycoplasmas can cause persistent and often difficult-to-treat infections in...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/18/2017)

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Kune Kune piglets possess social learning skills and have an astonishingly good memory

Pigs are socially competent and capable of learning. But the combination of these two skills, i.e. learning by observing others, has been...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/11/2017)

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