Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ., 26 October 2005
Caught With Their Proboscises in the Sugar Water
Flies on life-extending diet eat more than expected
Abstract: Like people who sneak downstairs at midnight for a slice of cake, calorie-restricted flies cheat on their diets. The hungry bugs lap up more food than scientists thought, according to a new study. The authors argue that researchers need to take a closer look at the animals' dining habits.
Citation: M. Leslie, Caught With Their Proboscises in the Sugar Water. Sci. Aging Knowl. Environ. 2005 (43), nf82 (2005).
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