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2011-10-03 12:10:54

A research team at the Hubrecht Institute, Utrecht, demonstrates a mechanism by which left–right asymmetry in the body is established and maintained.

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2010-12-07 07:44:26

A gene that can cause congenital heart defects has been identified by a team of scientists, including a group from Princeton University.

2009-08-05 14:11:55

A rare U.S.


Word of the Day
  • an ornament or knob in the shape of a flower
  • In architecture, a floral ornament; specifically, the large conventional flower usually placed in the center of the abacus of a Corinthian capital or classic ceiling-caisson; also, the floreated termination of a Gothic finial.
[ "The word 'fleuron' comes from French."]