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A clear, molecular view of the evolution of human colour vision

Many genetic mutations in visual pigments, spread over millions of years, were required for humans to evolve from a primitive mammal with a dim, shadowy view of the world into a greater ape able to see all the colours in a rainbow.
New class of synthetic molecules mimics antibodies
A Yale University laboratory has made the first synthetic molecules that have both the targeting and response functions of antibodies.
Antibiotic resistance is a gut reaction
Scientists from the Institute of Food Research and the University of East Anglia have discovered how certain gut bacteria can protect themselves and others in the gut from antibiotics.
 
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