And too few insights gleaned from them
July 1, 2015|
Holding laboratory mice at temperatures lower than those the animals prefer could be altering their physiology and skewing experimental results.
July 1, 2015|
June 24, 2015|
Specialized cardiac cells in the mouse heart appear to be the long-sought-after proliferative heart cells.
June 23, 2015|
An epigenetic variant of cytosine is stable in the genomes of living mice, suggesting a possible expansion of the DNA alphabet.
June 17, 2015|
Actin—the bones of the cell—has a preference for swirling into a counterclockwise pattern.
June 15, 2015|
The US Fish and Wildlife Service moves captive chimpanzees under the umbrella of federal protection that covers their wild counterparts.
June 11, 2015|
With the deletion of a single gene, female Japanese rice fish can produce sperm.
May 21, 2015|
The giant panda’s gut microbiome resembles that of a carnivorous animal despite its diet.
May 13, 2015|
Researchers tweak gene expression in chicken embryos that may have been crucial to the evolutionary transition from dinosaur noses to bird bills.
May 4, 2015|
Cytoskeleton specialist Alan Hall was best known for unpacking the roles of Rho GTPases.
April 22, 2015|
A New York Supreme Court judge has ordered university officials to defend their custody of two chimpanzees used in research.