Tag: "mom" at biology news
Studies to find better ways to preserve human eggs, ovarian tissue under way
...les a future baby to get half his chromosomes from mom
and half from dad. Fragile spindles, which line up chromosomes for division, are easily broken during freezing so chromosomes can’t properly divide. Typically the resulting embryo dies. Plus, fertilization is unlikely since freezing often hardens the...
UVa researchers seek to unlock broccoli's cancer fighting secret
After all these years, mom
was right. She knew broccoli was good for you, she just didn't know it was this good. "Everyone knows broccoli is good for you and that it contains compounds known to lessen the occurrence of some types of cancer. We want to know how these compounds...