In 2010, scientists in Italy reported that a woman and her daughter showed a puzzling array of disabilities, including epilepsy and cleft palate. The mother had previously lost a 15-day-old son to respiratory failure, and the research team noted that the mother and daughter were missing a large chunk of DNA on their X chromosome.
Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine shares her thoughts about the livestreaming of a horse birth via the Foal Cam.
Corinne Sweeney and Regina Turner of the School of Veterinary Medicine are quoted about the “Foal Cam.”
Peter Dodson of the School of Veterinary Medicine and the School of Arts and Sciences is quoted about the discovery of a new species of titanosaur.
A team led by University of Pennsylvania paleontologists has characterized a new dinosaur based on fossil remains found in northwestern China. The species, a plant-eating sauropod named Yongjinglong datangi, roamed during the Early Cretaceous period, more than 100 million years ago.