Mar 10 '15

Progeny of old parents have fewer offspring

Long-term study in house sparrows shows that offspring of older parents themselves produced fewer young. Such a transgenerational effect is important for the understanding of the...

Feb 24 '15

Bacteria connect to exchange nutrients

Scientists have discovered a new way of how bacteria can achieve nutritional exchange and published their results of research in the scientific journal Nature Communications.

Jan 22 '15

Set Theory for Immune Cells

Lichtenberg-Professor Dr. Max Löhning and colleagues at the Charité, Berlin, have demonstrated that immune cells can 'remember' numbers. In the future, it may thus be possible to...