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Pfeilgiftfrosch  10

Male poison frogs become cannibals after taking over territories  10

Systematic “infanticide” of unrelated young occurs in several animal species. For carnivores and primates, infanticidal actions are mainly sexually...

(Web-Redaktion on 02/28/2017)

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Moriggl  11

Metabolism drives growth and division of cancer cells  11

The metabolic state of tumor cells contributes to signals that control the proliferation of tumor cells. Already the German biochemist and Nobel Prize...

(Web-Redaktion on 02/20/2017)

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Gartengrasmuecke  12

Departure of migratory birds from stopover sites is hormone-controlled  12

Migratory birds often stop along their long journeys to replenish their fat stores. The purpose of these stopovers – rest and refuelling – is clear....

(Web-Redaktion on 02/07/2017)

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S aureus Kolonien  13

Salicylic acid, a widespread ingredient in pain relief medications, promotes nasal mucosa colonization by Staphylococcus aureus  13

Salicylic acid is a plant hormone best known for its use as a key ingredient in pain relievers, anti-acne preparations and medications for skin...

(Web-Redaktion on 02/03/2017)

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Spenderhund  14

“Here’s a treat for you!” – Dogs share food with other dogs even in complex situations  14

Humans aren’t the only species to exhibit behaviour benefiting others of their kind, such as helping or sharing. Dogs also share their food, albeit...

(Web-Redaktion on 01/27/2017)

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