Tag: "decoys" at biology news
NIH funds new bioinformatics resources at UT Southwestern
... cell, shutting down various signals or setting up decoys
in order to survive undetected. Current microorganism databases focus on gene-sequence information, said Dr. Scheuermann. Through the BioHealthBase, researchers will not only get gene-sequence information, but will also have access to data on how ge...
Are animals as irrational as humans?
...k-Paim and collaborators show that introducing the decoys
resulted in an "irrational" preference only when the decoys
were allowed to have an effect on food intake, suggesting that the choice resulted from the birds' e...