Fruit flies adjust to sudden drops in temperature, just keep buzzing about the fruit bowl

»»Fruit flies adjust to sudden drops in temperature, just keep buzzing about the fruit bowl

Fruit flies may seem simple, but these common visitors to the fruit bowl can drastically alter their gene expression and metabolism to respond to temperature changes in their environment, an international team of researchers have shown. The finding is important because understanding how insects tolerate changes in temperature is a crucial step in protecting and controlling insects worldwide, say researchers

By | 2016-11-29T23:51:52+00:00 June 30, 2016|Categories: |Tags: |0 Comments

About the Author:

Leave A Comment