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Science 315 (5812): 584-

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PHYSIOLOGY:
Odor of Food Hastens Dieting Flies' Deaths

Mitch Leslie

If a fruit fly on a near-starvation diet smells food odors, some of the life-stretching effects of the diet disappear, researchers report in a study published online by Science this week (www.sciencemag.org/cgi/content/abstract/1136610). (Read more.)



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