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Genome Digest

By | June 11, 2014

What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes


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Molecule Wards Off Mole-Rat Cancer

By | June 20, 2013

A sugar protects the subterranean rodents from out-of-control cell division.


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Surviving Acidity

By | September 25, 2012

A new study reveals clues to the naked mole-rat’s ability to thrive in underground environments with high levels of carbon dioxide.


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