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Researchers in the Department of Entomology, University of California, Davis, have discovered that the fruit fly has a native odorant receptor that detects the silkworm mothâ€™s sex pheromone, and that itâ€™s â€œamazingly more sensitiveâ€ than the mothâ€™s odorant receptor.
UniversitÃ© de MontrÃ©al scientists uncover mystery in journal Nature.
To look at the tobacco budworm moth and its close cousin, you wouldnâ€™t be able to tell the fuzzy-looking, fingertip-size moths apart.
MONTREAL, March 4 /PRNewswire/ - With nearly 30 years of experience in managing creative and design teams in New York and Boston, David Rollert has joined Pheromone, the interactions agency as its vice president of interactive design.
MONTREAL, Feb. 17 /PRNewswire/ - In the past year, Club Med North America (Canada, United States) has seen its web-generated sales jump by 40%.
Why recognizing sex pheromone components of the silkworm moth at the scale of atoms and molecules impacts on eco-friendly agriculture.
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC)-funded research, published this week in Chemical Communication, describes how scientists have discovered molecules that could confuse insectsâ€™ ability to detect plants by interfering with their sense of smell.
U.S. and Mexican scientists have linked gene expression in honeybees' brains in the response to threats with long-term and evolutionary aggression differences. The study involved scientists from the University of Illinois, the U.S.
Japanese scientists are involved in groundbreaking research to understand and then rebuild the brains of insects and program them for specific tasks.
- The deadly nightshade, Atropa Belladonna, which possesses stupefying or poisonous properties.
- A sleeping-potion; a soporific.
- To mutter deliriously.