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Parental 'memory' is inherited across generations

05:11 EDT 9 Jul 2019 | Science Daily

A new study reveals that female fruit flies switch to ethanol-rich food when their eggs are threatened by predatory wasps, and that this adaptation is inherited across five generations of their offspring.

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