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Schwein vor Touchscreen  10

Pigs form a visual concept of human faces  10

Contrary to previous studies, pigs appear to have better visual discrimination abilities than had previously been assumed. Cognition researchers from...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/17/2018)

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Meerschweinweibchen  11

Fight or flight? Sexual cycle determines the behaviour of female guinea pigs  11

Due to a stabile social hierarchy, guinea pigs rely on their intuition to decide whether to compete or to escape. So far, there has been limited...

(Web-Redaktion on 08/01/2018)

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Important aging mechanism in fish model Nothobranchius furzeri revealed  12

Nothobranchius furzeri, the African killifish, is the perfect model organism for research into aging processes because of its short lifespan, apparent...

(Web-Redaktion on 07/27/2018)

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Prähistorischer Schweinezahn  13

By the skin of their teeth: DNA traces reveal what kind of pigs lived in Bronze Age Hallstatt  13

Salt has been mined at Hallstatt since the Bronze Age, including for the preservation of pork meat. Bone fragments and teeth found in the area provide...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/12/2018)

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Untersuchung Hund  14

Immunoglobulin E as a promising new form of anti-cancer immunotherapy  14

If immunoglobulin E (IgE) antibodies are directed against harmless antigens such as pollen, the result can be an allergic reaction. However the...

(Web-Redaktion on 06/05/2018)

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