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The wild ass returns

For the first time in more than a century kulan – or Asiatic wild ass – are now roaming the central steppes of Kazakhstan.

(Web-Redaktion on 11/14/2017)

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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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Domestication has not made dogs cooperate more with each other compared to wolves

Following domestication, dogs should be more tolerant and cooperative with conspecifics and humans compared to wolves. This is at least often...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/17/2017)

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