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Epigenetics, the misunderstood science that could shed new light on ageing

A series of scientific studies published a few years ago suggested that survivors of disasters or atrocities such as the Holocaust or the Dutch
All Identical Twins Appear to Carry a Hidden Chemical Signature on Their DNA
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All Identical Twins Appear to Carry a Hidden Chemical Signature on Their DNA

One egg cell can produce identical twins. However, two embryos are formed from the same egg cell. During development, one twin "vanishes"
How information beyond the genetic sequence is encoded in plant sperm
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How information beyond the genetic sequence is encoded in plant sperm

CLSY3 is a yellow fluorescent protein fused with. It is expressed specifically in the tapetal cells around the germ cells. Credit: John Innes Center