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(Medical Xpress)—Researchers at the University of Arkansas have developed a new model system to study a receptor protein that controls cell death in both humans and fruit flies, a discovery that could lead to a better understanding ...
Medical research Apr 03, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0
New research from the University of Georgia has identified the neural pathways in an insect brain tied to eating for pleasure, a discovery that sheds light on mirror impulsive eating pathways in the human ...
Medical research Feb 28, 2013 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |
While studying the sense of touch, scientists at Duke Medicine have pinpointed specific neurons that appear to regulate perception.
Neuroscience Oct 25, 2012 | 5 / 5 (2) | 0 |
As they work together to form body parts, cells in developing organisms communicate like workers at a construction site. The discovery of a new signaling molecule in flies by Brown University biologists not only helps explain ...
Medical research Apr 02, 2012 | 5 / 5 (1) | 0 |