naked mole rats
The first reported collection of human and animal DNA from ambient air is a boon for researchers in forensic archeology, ecology, and population studies.
Elephants’ genomes possess 20 copies of a tumor suppressing gene called P53, new research shows.
These cancer-resistant rodents may hold the key to human longevity, but that doesn’t mean they can’t kick back once in a while.
But other mammals have their own mutations, which might open the door to new cancer treatments.
The merits of a eusocial lifestyle.
Sometimes evolution fucks up, skipping over natural selection and allowing bad traits to persevere. Such is the case of the naked mole rat. Poor little fellas can't feel pain on their skin, regulate their body temperatures well, _see anything_, and...