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Scientists create radiation-resistant e.coli to learn about bacterial antibiotic resistance

Shweta Iyer | 
Many disease-causing bacteria have been mutating, becoming antibiotic resistant, and forcing us to find new ways to fight them. How ...

‘Jumping genes’ may explain why coffee bean boring beetles are so destructive

Rhonda J. Miller | 
Tiny beetles that bore into coffee beans to lay their eggs and do $500 million of damage annually to coffee ...

Bedbugs’ genes are the reason insecticides don’t work on them, new research suggests

Phillip Ross | 
They're every New Yorker's nightmare, and every would-be New Yorker's reason for staying away. When bedbugs strike, they're near impossible ...
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