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National Geographic: Evolving Globs of Yeast May Unlock Mysteries of Multicellular Life

The LTEE has inspired other teams to perform long-term evolution experiments. In this article, Michael Gresko explains a multi-year experiment performed by Ozan Bozdag, Will Ratcliff, and others in which they’ve evolved multicellular yeast that are as large as fruit flies … and much tougher, too.