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Sober Worms In The News

Sober Worms In The News

Apparently the media love the idea of worms that can't get drunk. The work by Scott Davis, Luisa Scott, Kevin Hu, and Jon Pierce-Shimomura, that was recently published in the The Journal of Neuroscience, has gone viral and is appearing all over the web. The worms were created using a mutation found by Scott Davis. You can read the original press release here.

Here are are a few of the more notable places where this research has appeared:

The press release was even translated into some other languages, such as Finnish, Italian, and Romanian:

The work also caught the eye of comedian Stephen Colbert, who tweeted about it:


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Tuesday, 07 February 2023

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