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Kohl and Francoeur at 25 (8)

Epigenetic Regulations in Neuropsychiatric Disorders (4/4/19) This article is part of the Research Topic: Genetics and Epigenetics of Psychiatric Diseases For a historical perspective on…

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Light and life-sucking black holes (2)

Ethan Siegel may be the first to have responded, without attribution, to my claims in Light and life-sucking black holes (1) See: Could All Our…

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The tipping point (revisited): 85,000 publications

microRNA Molecular Insights into NR4A2(Nurr1): an Emerging Target for Neuroprotective Therapy Against Neuroinflammation and Neuronal Cell Death (1/25/19) …various activators and modulators of NR4A2 have…

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Kohl and Francoeur at 25 (3)

Bacteriophage trigger antiviral immunity and prevent clearance of bacterial infection 3/29/19 Bacteriophages promote bacterial infection by directly triggering a maladaptive anti-viral immune response. In the…

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Biophysical constraints on RNA synthesis (1)

Includes: Constraints on amino acid substitutions in peptides Constraints on nanocomplexes Constraints on systems complexity Summary: The role that energy-dependent changes in the microRNA/messenger RNA…

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Preprints obfuscate facts (2)

See: Preprints obfuscate facts (1) See the preprint: Genetic dissection of assortative mating behavior 3/14/18 See also: PLOSBiology 2/7/19 Ecologically relevant mating cues (sometimes known…

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RNA processing and disease (3)

Evolution and the ice age 2/26/13 Scientists are discovering how the evolution of ecosystems has to be taken into account when speculating between different geological…

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Ecological adaptation vs neo-Darwinian nonsense (1)

Two publications on the day after ‘Darwin Day 2019’ suggest that neo-Darwinian theorists are horribly confused. Perhaps they are beyond help. It has been 160…

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Do not call me Ishmael (1)

Summary: I am not afflicted by the consequences of beliefs in ridiculous theories, and I do not tell stories about  white whale obsessions. Moby Dick,…

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Phytoremediation, Microbiome and CRISPR (4)

Foundations for Evidence-Based Policymaking Act of 2017 Ask not what President Donald Trump has done for you. See instead and ask what you can do…

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