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Maintaining salt balance allows insects to avoid a frosty fate: finding could help with pest control says York U researcher

TORONTO, December 18, 2015 – For humans, getting chilly is a problem that can usually be solved with a hat and mitts, but for insects it’s not so simple. A study led by a York University Postdoctoral Fellow has found that for some insects, the key to cold weather survival is in keeping their salt […]