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Dating the Origin of Us

By Ajit Varki | November 1, 2013

Theoretical anthropogeny seeks to understand how Homo sapiens rose to a position of global dominance.

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Putting the Men in Menopause

By Jon Stone | September 1, 2013

Can mating behavior explain the evolution of menopause in humans?

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Why Women Lose Fertility

By Daniel Levitis and Alan Cohen | September 1, 2013

Mating behavior is an unlikely driver of women's reproductive aging.

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The Scientist’s Amanuensis

By Peter Murray-Rust and Brian Brooks | July 1, 2011

A virtual lab—where all sorts of parameters are monitored and recorded—promises researchers a higher degree of reproducibility.

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First, Do No Harm…

By Jim Woodgett | June 9, 2011

Is DNA damage an inevitable consequence of epigenetic reprogramming?

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Skeleton Keys

By Lewis Wolpert | May 14, 2011

There are a surprising number of unknowns about how our limbs come to be symmetrical.

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Medical Publishing for an N of One

By George D. Lundberg | April 1, 2011

New technologies and mind-sets are required for information delivery in the age of genomics.

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The Mark of Faith

By Robert E. Kingston | March 1, 2011

Testing a central tenet of epigenetic regulation

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