Archive: 14/08/2007

Interaction of just 2 genes governs coloration patterns in mice

Biologists at Harvard University and the University of California, San Diego, have found that a simple interaction between just two genes determines the patterns of fur coloration that camouflage mice against their background, ...

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Clones on task serve greater good, evolutionary study shows

“Don’t ever change” isn’t just a romantic platitude. It’s a solid evolutionary strategy. At least if you’re among the creatures that produce scads of genetically identical offspring – like microbes, plants or ...

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