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Fruit Fly Research

Fruit Flies Fall Into Coma to Survive Three Day Drowning

Monica Risley | Posted 07.07.2015 | Science
Monica Risley

Flies have evolved mechanisms to protect themselves against anoxic stress. By studying mechanisms that flies use to protect themselves against anoxic stress, we may be able to apply those findings to develop therapies that mitigate the damages from lack of oxygen in humans.

Ryan Grim

McCain Repeats Palin's Attack On Fruit Fly Research | Ryan Grim | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

John McCain reached back into the presidential campaign on Wednesday to pull out a scientific critique that had first been made by his running mate, A...