Monday, February 2, 2015 - 3:00am

Because of their speedy reproductive rates, fruit flies are exceptionally useful for scientific experimentation. We’ve seen it before: here and here. In today's Academic Minute, the University of Massachusetts' Michele Markstein explores their use in improving chemotherapy treatment. Markstein is an assistant professor of biology at UMass-Amherst. A transcript of this podcast can be found here.

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