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Articles related to growth

The dwarves of a village in Ecuador never succumb to cancer or diabetes.
Feature: Why Don’t Some Dwarves Get Cancer?
Understanding the molecular mechanism that prevents dwarves from getting cancer and diabetes could lead to treatments for a range of diseases, and even hormone-free aquaculture.
Banded marwong
Feature: Fish in Hot Water
Warming waters in the Tasman Sea may have exceeded the tolerance limits for fish growth. Image: Hugh Pederson
Browse: Asthma drugs suppress growth The Fit: Superphysiques
Why did André become a giant, and the people of Manus Island the most muscular?