Comment on “Indirect Fitness Benefits Enable the Spread of Host Genes Promoting Costly Transfer of Beneficial Plasmids”

Quote: Jamieson-Lane A, Blasius B (2021) Comment on “Indirect Fitness Benefits Enabling Host Gene Expansion Promote the Transfer of Beneficial Plasmids”. PLoS Biol 19 (12): e3001449. https://doi.org/10.1371/journal.pbio.3001449 Received: June 18, 2021; Received: October 20, 2021; Published: December 21, 2021 Copyright: © 2021 Jamieson-Lane, Blasius. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the … Read more

The unexpected benefits of fat in type 2 diabetes – BIOENGINEER.ORG

With nearly 10% of the world’s population affected, type 2 diabetes is a major public health problem. An overly sedentary lifestyle and an overly caloric diet encourage the development of this metabolic disease by altering the functioning of pancreatic cells and making blood sugar regulation less effective. However, fat, often referred to as the ideal … Read more