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Labormaus  10

Stem cells conduct cartilage regeneration but are not directly involved  10

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  11

New genes on “deteriorating” Y chromosome  11

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  12

How the smallest bacterial pathogens outwit host immune defences by stealth mechanisms  12

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  13

Kune Kune piglets possess social learning skills and have an astonishingly good memory  13

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  14

Party discipline for jumping genes  14

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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