Archive: 11/15/2007

Gene in male fish lures females into sex

A gene has been found in male cichlid fish that evolved to lure female fish so that male cichlids can deposit sperm in the females mouths. A study in the online open access journal BMC Biology reveals that ...

Nov 15, 2007 4.7 / 5 (6) 1

Predicting the future in ovarian cancer

Kisspeptin and its receptor GPR54 predict a favourable clinical outcome in women with ovarian carcinoma, and are specific for the clear cell carcinoma subtype, research published this week in the online open access journal, ...

Nov 15, 2007 not rated yet 0

New European loess map

A new map showing the distribution of loess sediments in Europe has been published for the first time in 75 years, in digital format. With this map, Dagmar Haase, a geographer at the Helmholtz Centre for Environmental ...

Nov 15, 2007 4.5 / 5 (4) 0