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Researchers Publish Complete Dna Sequence Of The...

Diterbitkan pada Friday, 6 February 2015 Pukul 18.43

The UNSW group has won that race against other groups including the US Department of Agriculture." The study is published in the journal BMC Genomics. The Queensland fruit fly lays its eggs in, and destroys, a wide variety 

Biologist Finds Animal Groups Share Dominance Dynamics...

Diterbitkan pada Thursday, 26 March 2015 Pukul 14.00

Lincoln, Neb., March 26th, 2015 — A study of animal hierarchies by UNL biologist Daizaburo Shizuka has found that groups ranging from carnivores to insects exhibit similar patterns of dominance and subordination. The study reports that 97 percent of Inspired by what he called a "forgotten" study published by sociologist Ivan Chase in the 1980s, Shizuka used network motif analysis to take the air out of previously inflated correlations. Because scholars have used 

Sharks Have Personalities, Say Uk Scientists

Diterbitkan pada Saturday, 4 October 2014 Pukul 1.33

A new study has shown for the first time that the fearsome predators of the deep blue sea have personality traits. To reach their conclusions, the researchers recorded the social interactions of captive groups of juvenile Small-spotted catsharks (Scyliorhinus canicula) – a species found throughout the northeast Atlantic and Mediterranean. Ten groups of Behavioral Ecology and Sociobiology, published online October 02, 2014; doi: 10.1007/s00265-014-1805-9.

Study Shows Cockroaches Have Individual Personalities That...

Diterbitkan pada Wednesday, 4 February 2015 Pukul 21.40

Home · Biology · Plants & Animals · February 4, 2015 In their paper published in Proceedings of the Royal Society B, the group describes the experiments they conducted as part of their study and why what they learned might help explain why roaches are so good at surviving in different types of The team suggests that varying degrees of personality differences in individuals is likely part of what allows cockroaches to adapt to new surroundings so easily. Related Stories 

Scientists Ask, Peer Review On Fast Track At What Price?

Diterbitkan pada Wednesday, 1 April 2015 Pukul 16.35

A fast-track peer-review trial is in the news. A Nature Publishing Group (NPG) -owned journal's editorial board member has resigned in protest over a pilot project where researchers pay for faster peer review. Mark Maslin, a Since March 24, authors of biology papers who pay an additional $750 can enjoy a fast track where the journal decides on the submission within three weeks. . New report recommends policies for improved preservation of biological evidence.

Scientists Raise Concern Over Fast-track Peer Review Scheme...

Diterbitkan pada Tuesday, 31 March 2015 Pukul 7.00

Nature Publishing Group's (NPG) journal Scientific Reports has introduced a trial for a fast-track peer review system, which authors can use if they pay an additional fee. The announcement has been met with widespread 

Viral Proteins May Regulate Human Embryonic Development

Diterbitkan pada Tuesday, 21 April 2015 Pukul 17.23

A study published in February in Cell Stem Cell by researchers from Singapore's Genome Institute showed that sequences from a primate virus called HERVH are also activated in early human development. Now the Stanford researchers have shown for the first time that viral proteins are . Related Stories need to spare or perish their cells. In a new study reported in Cell, an international group of plant biologists at ITbM, Nagoya University and other research instit .

Nature Journal Retracts 'game-changer' Stem-cell Study...

Diterbitkan pada Wednesday, 2 July 2014 Pukul 19.22

Leading science journal Nature said on Wednesday it had withdrawn a flawed stem-cell study hailed when it was published in January as a 'game-changer' in the quest to grow transplant tissue.

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