Red blood cells show off their biconcave disc shape in this scanning electron micrograph.
By The Scientist Staff | December 17, 2012
Annie Cavanagh, Wellcome Images
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By Amanda B. Keener
Regular replacement of histones in human and murine neurons is required for neuronal plasticity, a study shows.
By Bob Grant
The Caribbean nation is the first to effectively eliminate the prenatal transmission of syphilis and the virus that causes AIDS, according to the World Health Organization.
By The Scientist Staff
This image shows neuromuscular junctions (red) in the muscle nerve cells (green) of a mouse with deterioration at these sites of nerve-muscle cell communication.
And too few insights gleaned from them
DNA from the 40,000-year-old bones of a modern human found in Europe contains Neanderthal genes.
Male and female mice utilize different immune cells to process pain, a study shows.
Antibiotics given to infant mice may have long-term effects on the animals’ metabolism and gut microbiota.
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