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November 27, 2018

Uncovering the “must-haves” of tissue regeneration

Biological program triggered by large injuries not required for regeneration, Whitehead Institute team finds

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November 19, 2018

Plant characteristics shaped by parental conflict

Differences in common traits within a plant species, such as seed size, can be determined by more than gene sequence.

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October 29, 2018

Heart-healthy plant chemistry

A novel genomic approach helps identify medicinal compounds in plants.

Firefly on leaf; Radim Schreiber - FireflyExperience.org

October 16, 2018

How many evolutionary events can it take to screw in nature’s lightbulb?

Firefly genomics reveals independent evolution of bioluminescence in beetles

Illustration of a hand assembling a brain jigsaw puzzle

October 9, 2018

Only in your head

Researchers uncover how a ubiquitously expressed mutation causes a brain-specific disorder.

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