Does true altruism exist among humans?
Ever since Auguste Comte coined the term ‘altruism’, researchers in the fields of psychology and evolutionary biology/psychology have endeavoured to propose...Behavioural ScienceJanuary 3, 2016
The notochord is a key midline tissue: Its origin, development and importance
The notochord is a dorsally located rod of tensile mesodermal tissue, which lies beneath the neural tube, and is the defining...EmbryologyNovember 8, 2015
Lung Transplant Rejection – A Review
Lung transplantation presents the possibility of replacing the respiratory component of the body devoid of any chronic pulmonary disease, which a...ImmunologyOctober 20, 2015
How have fluorescent proteins contributed to cell biology research?
The 20th century has been witness to our ever growing understanding of life at the molecular level. The biochemical and genetics...BiochemistrySeptember 16, 2015
Do DSCAMs organize retinal circuit development via homophilic cell adhesion?
The DSCAMs (Down syndrome cell adhesion molecules) belong to the Immunoglobulin-superfamily (IgSF) of cell adhesion molecules that are involved in synaptic...NeurodevelopmentAugust 30, 2015