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2/20/2021 4:34:22 PM -

ScienceDaily https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2021/02/210217151011.htm

An enzyme in the saliva of certain insects prevents their food plants from warning neighboring plants of an attack

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Penn State
Summary:
Like a scene from a horror movie, …
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8/1/2019 10:35:00 AM -

It appears that the vibrations caused by insect feeding can elicit chemical defenses in plants. Arabidopsis thaliana  pre-exposed to vibrations caused by caterpillar feeding had higher levels of glucosinolate and anthocyanin defenses when …

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7/23/2019 7:12:35 AM -

Science https://phys.org/news/2019-07-defend-insects-leaky-gut-syndrome.html

by Pennsylvania State University Plants may induce "leaky gut syndrome"—permeability of the gut lining—in insects as part of a multipronged strategy for protecting …

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