Friday, December 11, 2015

ARS Newslink: December 7 - December 11, 2015

Web links to stories issued December 7 - December 11, 2015

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December 11, 2015

How Coffee Berry Borers Survive on Caffeine

A USDA scientist and his colleagues have discovered the bacteria in the gut allows the coffee berry borer to survive on a caffeine-rich diet that is lethal to other insects. (12/8)


Confirming Nutrient Content of Supplements

A database released by the USDA and NIH validates the accuracy of label-reported ingredient levels of popular dietary supplements. (12/10)



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