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How mosquito brains encode human odor so they can seek us out

Mosquitoes. Bane of backyard picnics — and deadly in Zika- and dengue-prone regions. Most of the world’s mosquitos are opportunistic, willing to drink blood from …

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Decreased genetic diversity in immune system could impact endangered toad survival

A new study from North Carolina State University examines immune system diversity in the critically endangered Wyoming toad and finds that genetic bottlenecks could impact …

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Mutations across animal kingdom shed new light on aging

The first study to compare the accumulation of mutations across many animal species has shed new light on decades-old questions about the role of these …

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Like college roommates, vampire bats bond when randomly paired

Social bonding between randomly assigned college roommates is not only a human phenomenon, a new study on vampire bats suggests. Vampire bat pairs that were …

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Hundreds of new mammal species waiting to be found, study says

At least hundreds of so-far unidentified species of mammals are hiding in plain sight around the world, a new study suggests. Researchers found that most …

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Modern animal life could have origins in delta

The ancestors of many animal species alive today may have lived in a delta in what is now China, new research suggests. The Cambrian Explosion, …

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Clinglobal Ltd. and Symbiotic Research, LLC partner to advance animal health research

Animal health services company, Clinglobal, announces its strategic partnership with life sciences research organization and Tentamus group company Symbiotic Research, LLC. Before the end of …

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Telemark Veterinary Consulting Inc. merges with Clinglobal Ltd.

Clinglobal is pleased to announce that as of 01 February 2022, it has secured the exclusive rights to the consulting business of Telemark Veterinary Consulting …

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Pig grunts reveal their emotions

We can now decode pigs’ emotions. Using thousands of acoustic recordings gathered throughout the lives of pigs, from their births to deaths, an international team …

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Reporting entanglements of leatherback turtles is critical for survival

New research suggests that leatherback turtles entangled in fishing gear have a better chance of survival if the incident is reported quickly, giving trained responders …

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