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New Genetic Control Mechanism for Major Livestock Pest

Monday, 23 June 2014, 5:00 pm | NC State News

Researchers from North Carolina State University have developed a technique to control populations of the Australian sheep blowfly – a major livestock pest in Australia and New Zealand – by making female flies dependent upon a common antibiotic to ... More >>

Urbanization, Temperatures Can Influence Butterfly Patterns

Tuesday, 29 April 2014, 12:20 pm | NC State News

An international team of researchers has found that a subset of common butterfly species are emerging later than usual in urban areas located in warmer regions, raising questions about how the insects respond to significant increases in temperature. More >>

Study; Mentally Ill More Likely To Be Victims Of Violence

Friday, 28 February 2014, 1:34 pm | NC State News

New research shows that almost one-third of adults with mental illness are likely to be victims of violence within a six-month period, and that adults with mental illness who commit violence are most likely to do so in residential settings. More >>


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