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Nature's viral aphrodisiac: How a twisted STD affects crickets

Posted by Matt Kennedy on April 15, 2014 in research, Internal News, Faculty of Science, Faculty and Staff, All News
Two crickets from Dr. Adamo's lab. (Shelley Adamo photo)
Two crickets from Dr. Adamo's lab. (Shelley Adamo photo)

Dalhousie Biologist Shelley Adamo and her team have discovered that one of the most unique sexually transmitted diseases nature has to offer is more disturbing than previously thought.

Her findings, published in the Journal of Experimental Biology, generated international headlines this month, mentioned in publications ranging from National Geographic to The Week.

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