H2AK119ub1. Say that three times really fast! But seriously, it allows maternally acquired traits to be inherited.
Scientists have created extra large zooplankton to help feed the fish in aquafarms. The new plankton were created using an ion beam to generate mutations.
Parasitic plants use quinones produced by their host to attack. Now we know that crops produce quinones as an immune response against microbial infection. How can we protect crops from both kinds of attack?
Researchers show that blood cell mutations increase with age identify risk factors for developing leukemia in Japanese and European populations.
Mice who experienced artificial gravity on the ISS suffered less damage to their immune system (thymus) than weightless mice did.
Low-protein diets in male mice alter sperm and result in offspring that have metabolic problems like diabetes in adulthood.