Friday, December 26, 2008

Nifty Berkeley Science News Alert!

By Chris Thompson
Fri, Dec 26, 2008 at 8:36 AM

Did you know that all animals with bilateral body organization are either right-handed or left-handed? Even snails? And that the same genes in every organism control for it, dating back to the first common ancestor 600 million years ago? You do now, thanks to UC Berkeley integrative biology professor Nipam Patel.

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