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Biology Developments

July 9, 2014 James V. Kohl 0

No one has commented on my posts to the “Biology Developments” Facebook page despite the clear indications that theories proposed by population geneticists are rapidly falling […]

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Conserved microRNA editing

July 8, 2014 James V. Kohl 0

Conserved microRNA editing in mammalian evolution, development and disease Excerpt:  “…site-specific miRNA editing is an evolutionarily conserved mechanism, which increases the functional diversity of mammalian […]

Species specificity in gene expression in the brain

August 7, 2012 James V. Kohl 0

Chemical ecology is, of course, responsible for adaptive evolution via ecological, social, neurogenic, and socio-cognitive niche construction (i.e., brain development). How could anything else but chemicals (nutrient chemicals and pheromones) be responsible for similarities and differences in cell types of the brain in different species?