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UNC researchers discover cascade of gene activity during journey to maturation in fruit flies

UNC researchers discover cascade of gene activity during journey to maturation in fruit flies

Mouse sperm subjected to cosmic environment still produces healthy offspring, report researchers

Mouse sperm subjected to cosmic environment still produces healthy offspring, report researchers

No fruit juice for infants during first year of life, say experts

No fruit juice for infants during first year of life, say experts

Researchers discover how tau disrupts functioning of nerve cells even before forming tangles

Researchers discover how tau disrupts functioning of nerve cells even before forming tangles

New understanding about brain proteins could lead to effective therapies for dementia

New understanding about brain proteins could lead to effective therapies for dementia

Researchers discover neurons that help fruit flies to balance sleep and sex

Researchers discover neurons that help fruit flies to balance sleep and sex

Biomarkers in the teeth of orangutans provide new understanding of human breast-feeding evolution

Biomarkers in the teeth of orangutans provide new understanding of human breast-feeding evolution

Simple computer game shows potential to improve food choices in young children

Simple computer game shows potential to improve food choices in young children

Breast cancer cells undergo stiffening state prior to becoming malignant, study shows

Breast cancer cells undergo stiffening state prior to becoming malignant, study shows

Discovery of steroid hormone in fruit flies may shed new light on maternal hypothyroidism

Discovery of steroid hormone in fruit flies may shed new light on maternal hypothyroidism

NIH-funded study identifies brain cells in fruit flies that regulate protein hunger

NIH-funded study identifies brain cells in fruit flies that regulate protein hunger

Detecting the presence of antibiotic residues in food

Detecting the presence of antibiotic residues in food

Researchers identify brain cells that drive fruit flies’ food choices based on nutrition needs

Researchers identify brain cells that drive fruit flies’ food choices based on nutrition needs

New findings offer comprehensive overview of blood pressure in Germany over last two decades

New findings offer comprehensive overview of blood pressure in Germany over last two decades

Individuals who follow healthy lifestyle less likely to have colorectal cancer risk, survey finds

Individuals who follow healthy lifestyle less likely to have colorectal cancer risk, survey finds

Study sheds light on neural mechanisms of Fragile X syndrome

Study sheds light on neural mechanisms of Fragile X syndrome

Phagocytosis educates the immune system

Phagocytosis educates the immune system

Liver transplant patients who take new anti-rejection drug gain less weight, study finds

Liver transplant patients who take new anti-rejection drug gain less weight, study finds

Researchers develop fruit fly-based model to improve understanding of polycystic kidney disease

Researchers develop fruit fly-based model to improve understanding of polycystic kidney disease

Avocado consumption linked to higher intake of essential nutrients, better diet quality

Avocado consumption linked to higher intake of essential nutrients, better diet quality