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Scientists finally discover molecular pathway behind albinism

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Affecting 1 in 40,000 individuals, type 2 oculocutaneous albinism is a pigmentation condition in which an individual has unusually light skin, eye color and hair – along with increased risk...

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2014-07-14 03:05:42

Using spider toxins to study the proteins that let nerve cells send out electrical signals, Johns Hopkins researchers say they have stumbled upon a biological tactic that may offer a new way to protect crops from insect plagues in a safe and environmentally responsible way.

2014-07-02 10:36:34

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