• Mail Online | 4/18/2019 | Victoria Allen Science Correspondent For The Daily Mail
    They won't find themselves very popular with the rest of the population. But there are almost four million people in Britain who are unlikely to put on weight because of a 'thinness gene' that curbs...
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  • WIRED | 4/17/2019 | Megan Molteni
    William Peranteau is the guy parents call when they’ve received the kind of bad news that sinks stomachs and wrenches hearts. Sometimes it’s a shadow on an ultrasound or a few base pairs out of...
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  • Tor.com | 4/15/2019 | Tor.com
    The science fiction and fantasy community has lost a beloved icon. We are extremely sad to report that author and SFWA Grand Master Gene Wolfe passed away on Sunday, April 14, 2019 after his long...
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  • TechCrunch | 1/4/2019 | Staff
    Gene Wolfe, author of “The Book of the New Sun” and other acclaimed works of science fiction and fantasy, died Sunday at the age of 87. According to Locus, his death came after a long struggle with...
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  • ScienceDaily | 4/12/2019 | Staff
    Mice lacking the SRC-1 gene eat more and become obese. SRC-1 also seems to be involved in regulating human body weight. The researchers identified in severely obese children 15 rare SRC-1 genetic...
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  • ScienceDaily | 4/4/2019 | Staff
    Over the past century, scientists have detailed the hormone's central role as a regulator of blood sugar, mapped its cell-signaling pathways and established its involvement in diabetes and a...
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  • ScienceDaily | 4/1/2019 | Staff
    The quality of dog fur has been a significant target of breeding, which is why the trait varies greatly between breeds. As a result of selective breeding, gene variants that influence coat quality...
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  • phys.org | 3/11/2019 | Staff
    One virus' genetic loss can become its evolutionary gain, says a pioneering study from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. The study provides some of the clearest experimental evidence to date that...
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  • ScienceDaily | 3/29/2019 | Staff
    The new research, which appears in the journal Molecular Plant, extends the growing biological understanding of how different parts of corn plants develop, which is important information for a crop...
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  • WIRED | 3/29/2019 | Megan Molteni
    For Jo Cameron, it takes the sight of blood or the smell of her own flesh burning for her to know that something is very wrong. As the 71-year old Scottish woman recounted to The New York Times...
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