National Centre for Biological Sciences, India
Songbirds have lost "bad" cholesterol and some of its associated proteins over time. This makes for plaque-free finch arteries and a hale and healthy heart
The tropical zebrafish is used extensively in genetics, neuroscience, and development labs worldwide
A close up of a longhorn beetle's face
Longhorn beetles deposit sperm in orchids they pollinate, but why?
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Some have evolved to just survive, but other species actively seek out being pooped out
National Cancer Institute
Scientists hope the CRISPR-based therapy could treat neurodegenerative disease
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These cells, called macrophages, can both cause and alleviate pain
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This brings new insight into how mammals and birds survive frigid winters
Is it their honey or their hive, or is it because they can jive?
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Studying zebrafish could help us unravel the neural circuitry underlying numerical skills