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Chemistry 'Van Gogh' could help with cancer

Scientists capture "incredible" images of instructions contained in DNA being read

From the BBC News-2018-1-17:20:6:1

High-Fat Diet May Fuel Spread of Prostate Cancer

New research suggests a strong link between genes, dietary fat and prostate cancer.

From the NYTimes News-2018-1-16:20:6:1

How flowering plants conquered the world

Scientists solve Darwin's "abominable mystery": How flowers rapidly evolved and spread across the globe.

From the BBC News-2018-1-13:20:6:1

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Deep Homology Uncanny Similarities of Humans and Flies Uncovered by Evo-Devo, by Lewis I. Held, Jr from Cambridge Univ Press (Jan 21).

The Ancient Origins of Consciousness: How the Brian Created Experience by T.E.Feinber and J.M.Mallatt from MIT Press (Jan 18).

Concepts in Bioinformatics and Genomics by J.Momand and A. McCurdy from Oxford Univ Press (Jan 7).

Darwin's Unfinished Symphony: How Culture Made the Human Mind by Kevin N. Laland from Princeton Univ Press (Dec 15).

Science in the Soul by Richard Dawkins from Penguin Random House (Dec 8).

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Jan 23 16:00Evolution of vertical and oblique transmission under fluctuating selection - Yoav Ram, Uri Liberman, Marcus W. Feldman (PNAS)
Jan 22 16:00Evolutionary history of carbon monoxide dehydrogenase/acetyl-CoA synthase, one of the oldest enzymatic complexes - Panagiotis S. Adam, Guillaume Borrel, Simonetta Gribaldo (PNAS)
Jan 22 16:00Artificial Gene Amplification in Escherichia coli Reveals Numerous Determinants for Resistance to Metal Toxicity - Kenric J. Hoegler, Michael H. Hecht (JME)
Jan 22 08:00PhyloChromoMap, a tool for mapping phylogenomic history along chromosomes, reveals the dynamic nature of karyotype evolution in Plasmodium falciparum - Mario A Cerón-Romero, Esther Nwaka, Zuliat Owoade, Laura A Katz (GBE)
Jan 22 08:00Complex Relationships between Chromatin Accessibility, Sequence Divergence, and Gene Expression in Arabidopsis thaliana - Cristina M Alexandre et al. (MBE)
Jan 22 08:00Transgenerationally precipitated meiotic chromosome instability fuels rapid karyotypic evolution and phenotypic diversity in an artificially constructed allotetraploid wheat (AADD) - Xiaowan Gou et al. (MBE)
Jan 22 08:00Non-B-form DNA is enriched at centromeres - Sivakanthan Kasinathan, Steven Henikoff (MBE)

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