Tangled Bank 96 – Toadally

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Hey everyone, and welcome to the 96th Tangled Bank blog carnival! This is where you can toadally catch up with the best recent blog writing on the life sciences.

Beasties

Microstuff

  • Charles at Science and Reason discusses FoxO transcription factors that affect genes related to cell growth, proliferation, differentiation, longevity, and embryonic development.

  • The Bad Idea Blog reports on new findings about the early evolution of the RNA-protein complex.
  • Ian at Mystery Rays from Outer Space tells us that clams have herpes. But do they have crabs?

Medicine

Climate

General Science-Related

The 97th Tangled Bank will come on-line at The Inoculated Mind on 23 January. Don’t forget to submit good stuff — your own or others’.

Comments

  1. #1 Bad
    January 10, 2008

    I am always, ALWAYS up for the evolution of barnacles and the work of the late great Alan J. Southward. Bravissimo!