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This Valentine’s Day, send a little love to your bacterial buddies! Our microbes keep us healthy, but some bacteria give their animal companions superpowers, like immunity to poison, or even invisibility!

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Sources:

Aphids
https://www.annualreviews.org/doi/abs…
http://web.uconn.edu/mcbstaff/graf/Ap…
https://www.agric.wa.gov.au/barley/ap…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
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https://www.pnas.org/content/109/20/E…
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/pdf/1…
https://www.jstage.jst.go.jp/article/…

Desert woodrats
https://academic.oup.com/icb/article/…
https://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/f…
https://esajournals.onlinelibrary.wil…
https://www.frontiersin.org/articles/…
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https://www.jstor.org/stable/1378444?…
https://esajournals.onlinelibrary.wil…
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Clams
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
https://www.tandfonline.com/doi/full/…
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https://www.nature.com/articles/nrmic…
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http://www.whoi.edu/feature/history-h…
https://bmcgenomics.biomedcentral.com…

Blue-ringed octopus
https://oceanconservancy.org/blog/201…
https://link.springer.com/article/10….
http://www.pbs.org/wnet/nature/animal…
http://www.sfjo-lamer.org/la_mer/22-3…
https://www.sciencedirect.com/science…
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…

Bobtail squid
https://www.cell.com/current-biology/…
https://link.springer.com/article/10….
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/arti…
https://www.pnas.org/content/102/8/30…

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