Biological Clock of Honey Bee More Similar To Humans Than To Insects

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Nils Holgerson
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Biological Clock of Honey Bee More Similar To Humans Than To Insects

Groundbreaking research undertaken by a group headed by Dr. Guy Bloch of the Alexander Silberman Institute of Life Sciences at the Hebrew University of Jerusalem has found that the molecular structure of the biological clock of the honey bee is more similar to the biological clock of mammals than to that of flies.

http://www.hunews.huji.ac.il/articles.asp?cat=6&artID=691

Tony Rook
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Here is a hyperlink to the

Here is a hyperlink to the full text article

Biological Clock of Honey Bee More Similar To Humans Than To Insects

Nils, I am curious to hear why you think this is such an important finding?

sencajal
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Hi Scientist found out that

Hi Scientist found out that Zebra fich birds also have a Mammalian -like features of sleep  strucure.This work was published in PNAS 2008.
Please go through the following link to read full article:
http://www.pnas.org/content/105/26/9081.full