News tagged with genetic materials

Human evolution has become multi-colored

Thus far, a tiny finger bone and two back teeth in a cave in the Altai Mountains are the only known remains of the Denisovans – a humanoid that Max Planck researchers have identified solely through their genetic material. ...

dateSep 03, 2012 in Archaeology & Fossils
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In fly DNA, the footprint of a fly virus

( -- In a curious evolutionary twist, several species of a commonly studied fruit fly appear to have incorporated genetic material from a virus into their genomes, according to new research by University at Buffalo ...

dateAug 01, 2012 in Cell & Microbiology
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