Brightsurf Science News & Current Events

May 12, 2002
Parasite or partner? Study suggests new role for junk DNA
Junk DNA is the Rodney Dangerfield of the genetics world.

Family history of hypertension is related to maladaptive behavioral responses
People's risk for hypertension associated with having a parental history of hypertension may be influenced by observing how their parents handled stress, says researchers who examined relations among numerous behavioral responses and family history of hypertension. is a participant in the Amazon Services LLC Associates Program, an affiliate advertising program designed to provide a means for sites to earn advertising fees by advertising and linking to