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In fish, parents’ stressful experiences influence offspring behavior via epigenetic changes

Jennifer Hellmann, University of Dayton The Research Brief is a short take about interesting academic work.

Stop calling it a choice: Biological factors drive homosexuality

Bill Sullivan, Indiana University Across cultures, 2% to 10% of people report having same-sex relations. In the U.S., 1% to 2.2% of women and men,...

Sure, cancer mutates, but it has other ways to resist treatment

Fabian V. Filipp, University of California, Merced Because of advances in drug design and precision medicine, researchers have been able to target certain molecules within...

Can the study of epigenomics lead to personalized cancer treatment?

Fabian V. Filipp, University of California, Merced Molecular insight into our own DNA is now possible, a field called personal genomics. Such approaches...

Mom’s prenatal hardship turns baby’s genes on and off

By Suzanne King, McGill University In January 1998 five days of freezing rain collapsed the electrical grid of the Canadian province of Québec. The storm...

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Night owls may have 10 percent higher risk of early death,...

Kristen Knutson, Northwestern University and Malcolm von Schantz, University of Surrey Do you wake up bright eyed and bushy-tailed, greeting the sunrise with cheer and...