The naturalist William Beebe embarked on a three-month expedition by sea in 1936 that took him from San Diego to Baja California to the Revillagigedo Archipelago off of Mexico, and during this journey, he collected bird, fish, invertebrate, and reptile samples that he sent to the American Museum of Natural History after he returned. One of those samples was a nightsnake from Isla Clarión.

To read the full story....

Register for Free.

...and receive Daily News bulletins.

Already have a GenomeWeb or 360Dx account?
Login Now.

The New York Times and ProPublica say that many physicians fail to disclose their financial ties when publishing in medical journals.

The Wall Street Journal reports Human Longevity's valuation has dropped by 80 percent.

Science reports that the US National Cancer Institute is cutting its operating budget by 5 percent.

In PLOS this week: similar variants seen in bullbogs, people with Robinow syndrome; ApoE genotypes in African-American, Puerto Rican populations; and more.