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CSMCRI discovers microbe to manufacture bio-degradable plastic

In what is being considered a breakthrough, a Bhavnagar-based central institute has discovered a microbe that lives in waters, to manufacture bio-degradable plastic using a by-product of Jatropha plant.

Why doesn`t cheating pay in the amoeba world

Cheaters may prosper in the short term, but they are doomed to fail, at least in the microscopic world of amoebas, say researchers.