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Labormaus  7

Stem cells conduct cartilage regeneration but are not directly involved  7

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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Fruchtfliegen  8

New genes on “deteriorating” Y chromosome  8

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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Mykoplasmenkolonie  9

How the smallest bacterial pathogens outwit host immune defences by stealth mechanisms  9

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 Ferkel  10

Kune Kune piglets possess social learning skills and have an astonishingly good memory  10

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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Fruchtfliege  11

Party discipline for jumping genes  11

Jumping genes, as transposons are also called, are a part of the genome of most organisms. They are aggregated into families according to their...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/22/2017)

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