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TAU finds anti-aging supplement is a fountain of hope for would-be mothers.
The defining feature of social insects is that societies contain queens, which specialise in laying eggs, as well as workers, which are mostly infertile but take care of the offspring and the nest.
Sex pheromone production in European corn borer races explored -- tracking the origin of new species.
The researchers have named the pheromone 'darcin', after Jane Austen's hero in Pride and Prejudice, Mr Darcy.
Scientists from The Scripps Research Institute have found a specific chemical compound secreted by many predators that makes mice behave fearfully.
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.
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.
The vomeronasal organ (VNO) is an odor detection system that mediates many pheromone-sensitive behaviors.
Humans have the same receptors for detecting odors related to sex as do other apes and primates.
The ants, one of the most successful groups of insects, are of particular interest because they form advanced colonies, and can constitute up to 15 percent of the total animal biomass of a tropical rainforest. They belong to the order Hymenoptera and are close relatives of the vespoid wasps. Ants appear in amber, found in central New Jersey, believed to be from the Cretaceous period. It is thought that they evolved from the wasps that had appeared during the Jurassic period. They are...
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