When primates become extinct, the living conditions for humans will soon deteriorate dramatically. Scientists demand immediate measures to protect primates.
Mice with a strong tendency to obesity already exhibit epigenetic changes at six weeks of age. This favors the development of a fatty liver. Changes in DNA methylation are also detectable in humans...
The international agreement is unlikely to generate revenues for developing countries, but instead threatens collaborative microbiological...
Particles from gases play an important role in the formation of clouds. Now an additional reaction pathway could be proved and explains why these gases are formed during the daytime under sunlight.
Leibniz-Researchers show that the re-activation of embryonic genes after muscle injury in old age impairs the functionality of muscle stem cells — instead of improving it.
DIW Berlin examined the causes for the gender gap in financial literacy in several countries. Cultural factors play a key role in addition to income, education, and experience.
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