May 20, 2015

One simple molecule regulates sexual behavior in Drosophila

Scientists identify methyl laurate as Drosophila melanogaster sex pheromone (Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, May 2015) more »


April 15, 2015

Diversity in a monoculture

Functional differences within a species ensure its survival and improve the productivity of the whole ecosystem (eLife, April 2015) more »

March 18, 2015

Leaf odor attracts Drosophila suzukii

Beta-cyclocitral is highly attractive to fruit crop pest (Journal of Chemical Ecology, February 2015) more »

February 27, 2015

Fighting the Colorado potato beetle with RNA interference

RNA interference protects potato plants against herbivore attack (Science, February 2015) more »