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Division of labour in the fish brain

A small group of nerve cells control swim posture
Max Planck Society – Research

Faster fish thanks to nMLF neurons

Scientists discover the transmission used by zebrafish to change to another gear
Max Planck Society – Research

A glimpse into the genetic basis of schizophrenia

Novel genetic associations might enlighten underlying molecular mechanisms of schizophrenia and provide biomarkers for future diagnosis
Max Planck Society – Research

Protein evolution follows a modular principle

Similarities between proteins reveal that their great diversity has arisen from smaller building blocks
Max Planck Society – Research

DNA used as a lightswitch

A nanostructure made from two tiny gold rods reversibly changes its optical properties when specific DNA molecules are added
Max Planck Society – Research