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Discovering New Genes in Pest Species

News   Mar 22, 2017 | Original story from University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign

 
Discovering New Genes in Pest Species

The soybean aphid is tiny, about the size of a pollen grain, but an infestation can cause soybean losses of up to 40 percent, studies reveal. Photo by L. Brian Stauffer

 
 
 

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