Searched for: Symbiosis

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3/11/2020 8:35:00 AM -

ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2020/03/200302113408.htm

John Innes Centre
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A new study describes the discovery of a common genetic basis for plant symbioses.

For billions of years life on Earth was restricted to aquatic …

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2/9/2020 12:31:17 PM -

Phys.Org https://phys.org/news/2020-02-symbiotic-viruses-host-insects-override.html

Aphids, small sap-sucking insects, are virus carriers responsible for significant economic losses in many crops worldwide. Many aphids form symbiotic and mutualistic …

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11/18/2019 7:31:00 AM -

Science https://www.sciencemag.org/news/2019/11/love-insects-and-their-microbial-partners-helped-biologist-reveal-secrets-symbiosis

The sesame seed–size bug she nabbed—a psyllid, which causes the plant stems or leaves it feeds on to form hard nodules …

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11/9/2019 9:42:00 AM -

Genetic Literacy Project https://geneticliteracyproject.org/2019/11/06/microbes-living-in-plant-roots-fight-off-fungal-infection-cutting-need-for-pesticides-study-shows/

Micro-organisms living inside plant roots team up to boost the plant’s growth and …

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9/22/2019 8:27:05 AM -

ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2019/09/190919093936.htm

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Montana State University
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A new article discusses the potential ramifications of the discovery for combating the serious damage done by sawflies.
A team of …
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3/3/2019 9:16:58 AM -
Phys.Org
https://phys.org/news/2019-02-unexpected-complexity-d-root-relationships.html#jCp

US Department of Energy

By taking nitrogen out of the air and turning it into plant nutrients, some bacteria help plants like beans, peas, and clovers thrive. How …

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12/14/2018 5:34:55 AM -

UC Mercer University News https://news.ucmerced.edu/news/2018/leafhopper-insects-enlighten-researchers-about-complex-bacterial-relationships

By Lorena Anderson, UC Merced

December 5, 2018

Professor Gordon Bennett and postdoctoral researcher Meng Mao …

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10/12/2018 9:27:08 AM -
Phys.Org Read more at: https://phys.org/news/2018-09-roots.html#jCp
Upper panel: Wild type roots form nodules whether or not they are transgenic (the latter are marked by green fluorescence). Lower panel: Downregulation of miR2111 in transgenic …
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7/8/2018 9:43:22 AM -

Science Daily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/11/171116132757.htm

The specialized diet of a beetle is largely due to bacteria that live inside the insect

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A leaf-eating beetle has evolved a symbiotic relationship that allows the …

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7/8/2018 8:58:54 AM -

Entomology Today https://entomologytoday.org/2017/11/15/nutritional-symbionts-why-some-insects-dont-have-to-eat-their-vegetables/

By Lora Kraft Broccoli was the main vegetable at my family’s house growing up. Despite my sisters’ and my distaste for …

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