• Excitable cells: Tracking the evolution of electrical signaling in plants

    14 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    A new study has furthered our understanding of plant evolution by tracking the origins of electrical signaling components that plants developed to communicate and adapt to life on land.
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  • New insight into mammalian stem cell evolution

    14 days ago - By ScienceDaily

    The genes regulating pluripotent stem cells in mammals are surprisingly similar across 48 species, researchers report. The study also shows that differences among these 'gene regulating networks' might explain how certain features of mammalian pluripotent stem cells have evolved.
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