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Important aging mechanism in fish model Nothobranchius furzeri revealed  10

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)

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Prähistorischer Schweinezahn  11

By the skin of their teeth: DNA traces reveal what kind of pigs lived in Bronze Age Hallstatt  11

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)

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Pfeilgiftfrosch  12

Flexible instead of one-way track: poison frogs show high flexibility when taking care of their brood  12

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)

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Buntbarsch  13

The dark side of cichlid fish: from cannibal to caregiver  13

Cannibalism, the eating of conspecifics, has a rational background in the animal kingdom. It may serve as a source of energy-rich nutrition or to...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/20/2018)

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Labormaus  14

Natural killer cells exhibit increased antitumor activity through CDK8 deletion  14

The human immune system uses natural killer (NK) cells as a weapon against cancer and virus-infected cells. A higher activity of the NK cells...

(Web-Redaktion on 04/11/2018)

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