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Killer genes, green beards.......

Gadagkar, R (1998) Killer genes, green beards....... In: Down to Earth, 7 (13). pp. 15-16.

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ONE peek at genetic behaviour and the microscopic world of cellular biology seems no less dramatic than the larger socio-political ethos of human societies. A team of two researchers has recently come up with some eye-opening findings following research on ants. The findings indicate that the interplay of cooperation and conflict is to be found at all levels of biological organisation, from genes to societies.

Item Type: Journal Article
Publication: Down to Earth
Publisher: Down to Earth
Keywords: Natural selection, Altruism, Green beard genes
Department/Centre: Division of Biological Sciences > Centre for Ecological Sciences
Date Deposited: 19 Mar 2021 09:52
Last Modified: 19 Mar 2021 09:52
URI: http://eprints.iisc.ac.in/id/eprint/68156

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