Gut bacteria explain insects’ tolerance to a toxic diet

Posted by on September 21, 2016 12:47 pm
Categories: Top News

The microbial communities of toxic plant feeders in the Albufera lake in Valencia, Spain have been the focus of recent research. Aside from explaining the insects’ tolerance to a toxic diet, the findings may have applications in bioremediation: a waste management technique that involves the use of organisms to remove or neutralize pollutants from a contaminated materials.

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