Posts Tagged 'genetic transfer'

Rare Example of Bacterial Gene Transfer Providing Evolutionary Benefit


A bacterial gene that has been discovered in the genome of the coffee berry borer beetle (Hypothenemus hampei) allows it to occupy a unique ecological niche and feed exclusively on coffee beans.

Read more @ SciTechDaily

subscribe to feed


ranjitwithkinginbehand.jpgI'm Range, your host. On the menu, photos, art, stories, entertainment and reviews. Links, maths, education and social issues. I'm in Quebec (Canada) or Taiwan (R.O.C.). Follow me on Twitter.

click to subscribe to The Memoirs & receive updates by email.

Join 1,642 other followers

@djrange: my tweets



translate the memoirs

copyright notice & disclaimer

Please view the full disclaimer and copyright notice here
free web tracker

© 2006-2012 Range all rights reserved


Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 1,642 other followers

%d bloggers like this: