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Neuroscientists Engineer Mice That Make Better Decisions
Adding newborn brain cells to an aging brain can improve memory and decision-making, according to a new study. Adult mice...
Researching Stress, Scientists May Have Accidentally Found Baldness Cure
Some of the greatest discoveries in science have been total accidents — Alexander Fleming’s use of penicillin, Wilson and Penzias’...
Japanese Create A Mutant Mouse That Tweets Like a Bird
A laboratory at the University of Osaka running an ongoing study on evolution has revealed that they’ve produced a genetically...
Scientists Use Stem Cells To Create Mice With Two Genetic Fathers
Using stem cell technology, scientists have produced male and female mice from two fathers, a breakthrough that could conceivably allow...
Switching a Gene in Adult Mice Easily Transforms Females Into Males
The technology might allow for mid-life human sex changes with no surgery
You’re Not Getting Older, Just Your DNA
Want to live longer? Be kind to your DNA.
What Drives a Mouse to Drink? Its Genes.
Neurology: Why does stress turn some people into lifelong boozers, while others can gut it out with no lasting harm?