In this guest blog, Julia Giehr discusses her new research, recently published in BMC Evolutionary Biology, that finds the lifespan of worker ants is strongly… Read more »
Julia Giehr is a Ph.D. Student at the Department of Evolutionary Biology and Zoology at the University of Regensburg, Germany. She is interested in life-history traits of ants since her bachelor studies. Together with Dr. Jürgen Heinze and Dr. Alexandra Schrempf, she is working on reproduction and aging in social insect queens and workers.
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- The secret to a long life could be the right job (at least for ants) - 9th August 2017