Evolutionary Ecology: Wasp Mother's Little Helpers

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Jacobus Jan Boomsma, Duur Kornelis Aanen

The medical application of antibiotics dramatically reduced human infant mortality in the previous century. A new study indicates that ground nesting wasps exploit Streptomyces strains that they rear in their antennae for the same purpose.
Original languageEnglish
JournalCurrent Biology
Volume15
Issue number5
Pages (from-to)R163-R165
ISSN0960-9822
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - 2005

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