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Sex and the single worm

15 October 2015

A study involving Dr Arantza Barrios and Dr Richard Poole (UCL Cell & Developmental Biology) has found a pair of neurons in the brain of male nematode worms that allow them to remember and seek sex even at the expense of food. Read: Guardian, More: Daily Mail, Telegraph, Independent, Metro, Huffington PostWashington Post, Times of India, Nature, Listen: Nature podcast