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Die TeilnehmerInnen des Einführungskurs Populationsgenetik kommen von weltweit her. (Foto: © Julia Hosp/Vetmeduni Vienna)  1

Introductory course of population genetics attracts international interest  1

From September 1 to October 5 2016, the interdisciplinary doctoral program “Vienna Graduate School of Population Genetics“ runs its yearly...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/29/2016)

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Schaumzellen  2

Lipid receptor fosters infection of the uterus in bitches  2

In the female dog, cells of the uterus can accumulate lipid droplets to form so-called foamy epithelial cells during late metoestrus. These cells...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/23/2016)

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Transpsosns  3

New software helps to find out why “jumping genes” are activated  3

Jumping genes, so-called transposons, reproduce as parasites in the genome. This selfish behaviour can be an evolutionary advantage for the organism...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/15/2016)

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Risk to small children from family dog often underestimated  4

Dog bites suffered by young children are often inflicted by the family dog. Such incidents frequently occur despite the presence of an adult. A survey...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/07/2016)

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Siebenschlaefer  5

Edible dormice: High food availability slows down cell aging  5

Hibernation has long been considered the secret behind the relatively long lifespan of the edible dormouse. A team of researchers from Vetmeduni...

(Web-Redaktion on 09/02/2016)

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