News

Meerschweinweibchen  10

Fight or flight? Sexual cycle determines the behaviour of female guinea pigs  10

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)

Read more about: Fight or flight? Sexual cycle determines the behaviour of female guinea pigs  10
 11

Important aging mechanism in fish model Nothobranchius furzeri revealed  11

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)

Read more about: Important aging mechanism in fish model Nothobranchius furzeri revealed  11
Prähistorischer Schweinezahn  12

By the skin of their teeth: DNA traces reveal what kind of pigs lived in Bronze Age Hallstatt  12

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)

Read more about: By the skin of their teeth: DNA traces reveal what kind of pigs lived in Bronze Age Hallstatt  12
Untersuchung Hund  13

Immunoglobulin E as a promising new form of anti-cancer immunotherapy  13

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)

Read more about: Immunoglobulin E as a promising new form of anti-cancer immunotherapy  13
Pfeilgiftfrosch  14

Flexible instead of one-way track: poison frogs show high flexibility when taking care of their brood  14

Avoiding dangers and strenuous movements if possible, not necessarily preferring own breeding grounds and acknowledging the benefits of crowded water...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/27/2018)

Read more about: Flexible instead of one-way track: poison frogs show high flexibility when taking care of their brood  14