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'Friendly' bacteria could help save frogs from disease

A discovery by UK scientists could help save species such as the European common frog from extinction

From the BBC News-2019-6-22:8:5:1

DNA Microscope Sees 'Through the Eyes of the Cell'

A new imaging tool works more like Google Maps than a traditional microscope.

From the NYTimes News-2019-6-20:20:6:1

Meet the Narluga, Hybrid Son of a Narwhal Mom and a Beluga Whale Dad

Its skull sat in a museum collection for decades before new technology unlocked its genetic secrets.

From the NYTimes News-2019-6-20:14:6:1

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Darwin's Most Wonderful Plants by Ken Thompson from Profile Books (Jun 23).

Postdoc available for Biology Education Research at Auburn University. (Jun 18).

Life Finds a Way: What Evolution Teaches Us About Creativity by Andreas Wagner from Basic Books (Jun 15).

Genome Chaos: Rethinking Genetics, Evolution, and Molecular Medicine by Henry H. Heng from Academic Press (Jun 7).

The Ecology and Evolution of Heliconius Butterflies by Chris D. Jiggins from Oxford University Press (Jun 3).

Multilevel Selection and the Theory of Evolution: Historical and Conceptual Issues ed. by Ciprian Jeler from Palgrave Pivot (May 24).

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Jun 24 20:00Contemporary loss of migration in monarch butterflies - Ayşe Tenger-Trolander, Wei Lu, Michelle Noyes, Marcus R. Kronforst (PNAS)
Jun 24 12:00Comparative analyses of chromatin landscape in white adipose tissue suggest humans may have less beigeing potential than other primates - Devjanee Swain-Lenz et al. (GBE)
Jun 22 12:00Antibiotic resistance evolution is contingent on the quorum sensing response in Pseudomonas aeruginosa - Sara Hernando-Amado, Fernando Sanz-García, José Luis Martínez (MBE)
Jun 22 08:00Genetic variation in human gene regulatory factors uncovers regulatory roles in local adaptation and disease - Álvaro Perdomo-Sabogal, Katja Nowick (GBE)

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