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Labormaus  2

Stem cells conduct cartilage regeneration but are not directly involved  2

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  3

New genes on “deteriorating” Y chromosome  3

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  4

How the smallest bacterial pathogens outwit host immune defences by stealth mechanisms  4

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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Wölfe am Seil  5

Domestication has not made dogs cooperate more with each other compared to wolves  5

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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Vogel  6

Usutu virus is back – not only in blackbirds but also in humans  6

Usutu virus, a flavivirus of African origin, was first detected in Austria in 2001, when it caused a severe bird die-off, mainly of blackbirds. The...

(Web-Redaktion on 10/13/2017)

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