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How fish hear and make sounds at same time
... have complained that their homes vibrate from the humming
fish, which sound like a high-speed motor running underwater. Co-author Matthew Weeg received his doctorate from Cornell and worked in Andrew Bass's laboratory before recently becoming a lecturer at Colorado State University. The other co-author, Br...
Biologists probe the machinery of cellular protein factories
...s carried out by ribosomes, tiny protein factories humming
away inside the cells of all living things. Harry Noller, the Sinsheimer Professor of Molecular Biology at the University of California, Santa Cruz, has been studying the ribosome for more than 30 years. His main goal is to understand how the ribos...