By Kerry Grens | December 1, 2012
A hormone called jasmonate mediates plants' responses to touch and can boost defenses against pests.
By Cristina Luiggi | February 16, 2012
Plants’ circadian clocks help them gear for attack by herbivores.
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And too few insights gleaned from them
Antibiotics given to infant mice may have long-term effects on the animals’ metabolism and gut microbiota.
Male and female mice utilize different immune cells to process pain, a study shows.
Putting the microbiome front and center in health care, in preventive strategies, and in health-risk assessments could stem the epidemic of noncommunicable diseases.
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