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Physicists assessed cell sensitivity to rapid and weak fluctuations in irritants...

Physicists from France and the United States have built a theoretical model that evaluates the error with which a cell evaluates the concentration of...

Two genes saved mice from four age-related diseases

A group of scientists from Harvard, led by George Church (George Church) tested the gene-therapeutic approach in adult mice. They injected animals with viral...

A rare mutation saves the Colombian from hereditary Alzheimer’s disease

Scientists have described the case of a patient who was resistant to Alzheimer's disease. Two mutations were found in its genome at once: one...

Over 10 years, two-thirds of insects disappeared from the meadows of...

After making a series of successive measurements of insect biomass, researchers from Germany found a radical decline over a decade. For forests, losses amounted...

Ordinary vampires who became friends in the lab remained friends everywhere

German and American biologists have found out that ordinary vampires (Desmodus rotundus) can form strong social connections that do not break down even when...

Asian elephants show the signs of menopause

Observing the life and reproduction of nearly four thousand female Asian elephants, scientists found signs of menopause in them. In other words, elephants live...

Traces of Ebola viruses found in the blood of Indian bat...

Scientists have found antibodies to Ebola viruses in the blood of bats living in northeast India, as well as in the locals who hunted...

Bacteria ‘hacked’ the safety of their microbiome neighbors

In the fight against each other, intestinal bacteria use unique combinations of toxins, from which they themselves are protected, but some of them are...

Huntington’s disease offered to treat with autophagy

Scientists have proposed a new method to fight Huntington's disease. They found several molecules that bind simultaneously to the mutant huntingtin protein and the...

Your Chicken knows when to escape or stay calm in front...

A new study reveals that chickens exhibit protective mechanisms at the sight of a threat in the first four days after hatching and without...