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New member of NAS reveals how animals select good microbes, reject harmful ones


August 28, 2017

In her inaugural article published this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, commemorating her induction into one of the country's most distinguished scientific groups, Margaret McFall-Ngai from the University of Hawai'i and a team of researchers reveal a newly discovered mechanism by which organisms select beneficial microbes and reject harmful ones. Full Story

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