Mole Rats

Known as: Molerats, Mole-Rat, Rats, Mole 
Any of several burrowing rodents of the families MURIDAE and Bathyergidae, found in eastern Europe, Africa, and Asia. They have short limbs, small… (More)
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2014
2014
MOTIVATION The naked mole rat (Heterocephalus glaber) is an exceptionally long-lived and cancer-resistant rodent native to East… (More)
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2012
2012
The longest-lived rodent, the naked mole-rat (Bathyergidae; Heterocephalus glaber), maintains robust health for at least 75% of… (More)
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2012
2012
The concept of climate variability facilitating adaptive radiation supported by the "Court Jester" hypothesis is disputed by the… (More)
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2011
2011
The naked mole-rat (Heterocephalus glaber) is a long-lived, cancer resistant rodent and there is a great interest in identifying… (More)
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2011
2011
African mole-rats (Bathyergidae, Rodentia) contain several social, cooperatively breeding species with low extrinsic mortality… (More)
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2009
2009
BACKGROUND African mole-rats (Bathyergidae, Rodentia) exhibit a wide range of social structures, from solitary to eusocial. We… (More)
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2008
2008
In all mammals, tissue inflammation leads to pain and behavioral sensitization to thermal and mechanical stimuli called… (More)
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2002
2002
Adult naked mole-rats (Heterocephalus glaber) characteristically perform an unusual behavior toward young: they shove small pups… (More)
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1982
1982
Theory predicts that population size, structure and distribution may affect the pattern and rate of both speciation and… (More)
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1976
1976
Hybrid zones between parapatric chromosomal species are of prime evolutionary significance as natural testing grounds for… (More)
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