Genetic roots of insect’s waterproof coating could lead to innovative pest control

»»Genetic roots of insect’s waterproof coating could lead to innovative pest control

Scientists may have discovered a new and effective way to control insect pests that are a threat to agriculture and humans. Researchers have identified a gene in vinegar flies responsible for the insect’s waterproof coating, which provides them protection from microbes and environmental stress. They nicknamed the gene spidey

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