Octopuses Edit Proteins to Beat the Cold - Wired News

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    7 [SIZE=-1]By ScienceNow By Mitch Leslie, ScienceNOW An octopus dwelling in the frigid waters of the Antarctic doesn't wear gloves on its tentacles, but it has found another way to endure the cold. A new study shows that this animal uses a trick called RNA ...[/SIZE]
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    7 [SIZE=-1](PhysOrg.com) -- Researchers have discovered that when it comes to the survival of an octopus living in frigid waters, the reasoning is not a difference in the gene DNA but rather a difference in the RNA editing. The new study, led by molecular ...[/SIZE]
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