Archive: 11/19/2010

Chromosome key to later fertility

(PhysOrg.com) -- New research at Oxford University has shed light on how mammalian egg cells divide. The findings may lead to improvements in women’s chances of giving birth to healthy babies as they ...

Nov 19, 2010 not rated yet 1

All viruses 'can be DNA stowaways'

(PhysOrg.com) -- 'Fossil viruses' preserved inside the DNA of mammals and insects suggest that all viruses, including relatives of HIV and Ebola, could potentially be ‘stowaways’ transmitted from ...

Nov 19, 2010 4.7 / 5 (17) 14 | with audio podcast

Omega-3: Food for (happy) thought

As you do your Thanksgiving shopping this year, notice how many products on the supermarket shelves say “omega-3 fortified” on the label. Foods ranging from pasta to eggs to peanut butter are now ...

Nov 19, 2010 5 / 5 (8) 1