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    • Aristotle (384-322 BCE) 

      Haskett, Dorothy Regan; Racine, Valerie; Yang, Joanna
      Aristotle studied developing organisms, among other things, in ancient Greece, and his writings shaped Western philosophy and natural science for greater than two thousand years. He spent much of his life in Greece and ...
    • Paternal Sperm Telomere Elongation and Its Impact on Offspring Fitness 

      Bartlett, Zane; Yang, Joanna
      Telomeres are structures at the ends of DNA strands that get longer in the DNA of sperm cells as males age. That phenomenon is different for most other types of cells, for which telomeres get shorter as organisms age. In ...
    • Studies of Thalidomide's Effects on Rodent Embryos from 1962-2008 

      Tantibanchachai, Chanapa; Yang, Joanna (Arizona State University. School of Life Sciences. Center for Biology and Society. Embryo Project Encyclopedia., 2014-03-10)
      Thalidomide is a sedative drug introduced to European markets on 1 October 1957 after extensive testing on rodent embryos to ensure its safety. Early laboratory tests in rodent populations showed that pregnant rodents could ...