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codling moth adult

codling moth adult

An experiment in editing the gene suspected to be the primary odorant receptor for the sex pheromone in codling moths (Cydia pomonella) took a surprising turn when mating the gene-edited males and females resulted in no viable eggs produced. (Photo credit: Gyorgy Csoka, Hungary Forest Research Institute, Bugwood.org)

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