Browse by Subject "molecular evolution"
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(2012-05-22)The ability to detect chemical information from the environment is of critical importance to insects, whose ecological and evolutionary boundaries typically revolve around taste and smell. Of the receptors involved in ...
Improving Solution Exchange Using a Piezoeletric Micropositioning Stage to Study Ligand-Gated Ion Channels (2014-08)Electrophysiology constitutes one of the fundamental links between cellular biology, biophysics, and electrical engineering. Ion channels are the functional units that allow a cell to transmit and receive electrochemical ...
(2014-01-16)A major challenge in evolutionary biology is to understand the origin and maintenance of complex animal societies. Identifying the mechanisms involved in transitions from solitary to group living can shed light on the ...