Archive: 12/13/2006

For crickets, parasitic flies can stop the music

Love hurts — really bad, for some unlucky crickets, anyway. Male crickets draw not only females with their songs but also parasitic flies. The uninvited guests then deposit larvae that burrow into their amorous hosts, grow ...

Dec 13, 2006 4 / 5 (3) 0

Stem Cells have Help to Renew Themselves

A small molecule makes stem cells able to reproduce and change. This simply structured moecule called SC1, which researchers at the Max Planck Institute for Molecular Biomedicine in Münster and their colleagues ...

Dec 13, 2006 4.8 / 5 (8) 0