The starlet sea anemone has no brain, but the same genes that determine the head's location in humans are expressed on its lower end (left), opposite its mouth and tentacles.
By The Scientist Staff | February 22, 2013
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February 22, 2013
Does that mean we can think with our genes? But no, that would mean that genes opertated intelligently and that's an heretical notion these days.
By Dan Cossins
The essential nutrient can kill drug-resistant Mycobacterium tuberculosis by producing oxidative radicals that damage DNA.
From now on, US physicians and researchers will have to get approval from the FDA before they can perform a stool transplant.
By The Scientist Staff
Brightly colored fungi of the Chlorociboria genus grow on wood in temperate forests throughout the world.
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