Latest Chromosomes Stories
Genes amplify the stress of harsh environments for some children, and magnify the advantage of supportive environments for other children.
In captivity, grey parrots are often kept in social isolation, which can have detrimental effects on their health and wellbeing.
In previous research, UC Berkeley scientists Beatriz Vicoso, Ph.D., and Doris Bachtrog, Ph.D., determined that genes on the so-called "dot chromosome," or fourth chromosome, of the fruit fly Drosophilia melanogaster are X-linked in three other related fly species.
Researchers from the University of Helsinki analyzed thoroughly the commonly occurring genetic variation in chromosome X, one of the two sex-determining chromosomes, in almost 25,000 Northern European individuals with diverse health-related information available.
A new study reveals that racism may impact aging at the cellular level.
A new study shows coffee and alcohol could affect longevity based on how they affect areas of your DNA known as telomeres.
- One of the side scenes of the stage in a theater, or the space included between the side scenes.
- The outside stock exchange, or “curb market,” of Paris.
- A flute or groove on the blade of a sword.
- A section of stage scenery placed in a wing of a theatre.