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01 Feb

Humans and Yeasts – A Love Story

This article caught my eye – an interesting discussion on how the relationship between humans and the yeasts we use to ferment alcohols has developed. Worth reading just for examples of how animals and insects ‘use’ yeasts, particularly a fascinating case of self-medicating flies!

Click on the link above to go to the article.

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Posted by on February 1, 2013 in Biology

 

2 responses to “Humans and Yeasts – A Love Story

  1. naturalselecta1

    February 7, 2013 at 12:28 AM

    Insects are animals. Bloody bioinformaticians!

     

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