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Sample citations: <ref>[http://www.plosbiology.org/article/fetchObject.action?uri=info%3Adoi%2F10.1371%2Fjournal.pbio.1000005&representation=PDF Hodgkin, J. and Partridge, F.A. "<i>Caenorhabditis elegans</i> meets microsporidia: the nematode killers from Paris." 2008. PLoS Biology 6:2634-2637.]</ref>
 
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Wood ants (Formica lugubris). Photograph taken by Gail Hampshire.


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Section 1 Benefits of Conifer resin for wood ant health

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Wood ant carrying globule of conifer resin. Photo taken by Arnaud Maeder


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Section 2 Antimicrobial properties of Conifer resin

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Solidified conifer resin originating from New Caledonia. Photograph taken by James St. John

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Edited by Lucas Dunst, student of Joan Slonczewski for BIOL 116 Information in Living Systems, 2020, Kenyon College.