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Bacterial enzyme structure opens door for new antibiotics
Bacteria leave signature in colon cancer cells
‘Terminator’ protein halts cancer-causing cellular processes
Limits on evolution revealed by statistical physics
Extended Parenting Helps Young Birds Grow Smarter
New Queensland study to shed light on black jewfish population
Evolution of colour vision in sea snakes
Powerful and large cyclones place distant coral reefs at risk
Cyclones can damage even distant reefs
Green production of mandelic acid
Reproductive health three minute thesis winners announced
Climate change increases migration at expense of poor
Women are not advancing their research as much as men during pandemic, University researcher writes
Oldest Connection with Native Americans Identified Near Lake Baikal in Siberia
How do birds understand ‘foreign’ calls?
Subcellular chatter regulates longevity
Male treefrogs get jump on rivals
New study reveals life’s earliest evolution was more complicated than previously suspected
Three Ludwig Cancer Research scientists named Fellows of American Association for Cancer Research
Must be dreaming: Eye movements during sleep impact ability to process information
Carnivorous Plant Lifestyle is Gene Costly
Plant biologist to use NSF grant for maize development study
Time to kill scientific zombie that is ‘Nature v Nurture’ debate
Stem cells shown to delay their own death to aid healing
Men’s club hockey team raises money to assist health care workers during pandemic
Structure of COVID-19 virus hints at key to high infection rate
Federal grant bolsters Rice eye research
Hidden symmetry found in chemical kinetic equations
National Measurement Institute helping health and manufacturing industry respond to COVID-19
Esteemed Monash scientist elected to prestigious American Academy of Arts & Sciences
Ludwig Harvard Co-Director George Demetri wins Karnofsky Award
‘Dino Cave’ reveals dinosaur crouch walkers
Tissues protect their DNA under mechanical stress
Wallflowers could lead to new cancer, heart drugs
Scientists developing portable viral tests for future pandemics
Black rhinos eavesdrop on alarm calls of hitchhiking oxpeckers to avoid humans
Treatments for Coronavirus – repurposing existing drugs
Using alveolar epithelia as a model for corona infection
Stay-at-home with Australia’s sea Museum these school holidays
Rice chemist wins grant to simplify drug design
Take a virtual global tour with Birds of World
Cornell aids distillers in making hand sanitizer
“We don’t want just sit on couch”
Mouse hot spots in SA and Victoria cause concern ahead of sowing
ERC Advanced Grants for six Max Planck researchers
Reconstructing clock of human development