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Profiling the genome hundreds of variations at a time - EurekAlert (press release)


EurekAlert (press release)
(BOSTON) -- Geneticists have been using model organisms ranging from the house mouse to the single-cell bakers' yeast, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, to study basic biological processes that regulate human development and physiology, and that can be ...

Ten things you never knew about... biology - Express.co.uk


Express.co.uk
1. The convention is the UN's key document on sustainability, conservation and equitable sharing of resources. 2. The study of living organisms was first called biology in 1799. 3. Before that, the word “biology” was used to refer to biographical ...

Cambrian Explosion: Major Fossil Study Challenges Theories of Animal Evolution 540 Million Years Ago - Newsweek


Newsweek
For hundreds of millions of years, the earliest life on Earth mostly took the form of relatively simple organisms. But analysis of the Earth's fossil record shows that there was a remarkable increase in the diversity and complexity of animal life ...

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