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For a long time, researchers were looking for a DNA that differentiates humans from mammals. In a recent study conducted at the University of Otago, scientists found about the gene that sets primates- great ape and humans, apart from other mammals. The research was carried out as a part of …

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Mice are said to have empathy akin to that seen in humans. This will leave you in awe but when it comes to empathy, mice are not left out in this special feeling. Fear is said to be a key instinct just as predicting danger is a factor necessary for …

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Are you curious why dogs are friendly? Scientists say it is in their DNA. Dogs are friendly in nature and that very nature is maybe the reason why they became a part of people’s lives. Dogs are a distant cousin of the wolves, their wild counterparts. The canis lupus …

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Although global incidences of gastric disease have increased continually, there are limited adequate models for stomach study. Recently, scientists have generated human stomach tissue from pluripotent stem cell in vitro at Cincinnati Children Hospital Medical Center. It is called the fundus which produce stomach’s acid and digest hormones. They …

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