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Baylor Human Genome Sequencing Center marks end of sequencing effort with chromosome 3
...xact order of genetic letter sin the human genetic doe
and how they spell out the genes of mankind," said Weinstock. Sequencing chromosome 3, which contained 199 million bases (or chemicals that are the building blocks of DNA), also involved scientists from The University of Texas Health Science Center a...
UW study shows deer in CWD zone stick to home
...athews also found that even after one CWD positive doe
was found in a social group of females, other females in the group continue to test negative. She says this suggests that CWD is not spreading rapidly among females within social groups. The study was initiated in January of 2003 and results through...
Oxytocin raises aggression, cuts anxiety during lactation; similar effects on virgin rats
...ther. While driving and you see a fawn, you know a doe
can't be too far away and will run headlong to protect it. The same neurohypophyseal (NH) hormone, oxytocin (OT), is responsible for both the physiological and behavioral changes, but the site of action is quite different. OT is released during partu...