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Synthesized ‘natural’ insecticide perseanol could cut use of harsher pesticides

Yin Duan | LabRoots | 
First discovered back in the 1990s, perseanol exerts its insecticidal effects by paralyzing the muscular tissues of pests, in the ...

Elephant genetics offer promise in fight against cancer

Xuan Pham | LabRoots | 
It’s an odd phenomenon that scientists have observed: elephants rarely get cancer despite their massive size, and, presumably, more cell ...
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