Hey CCS gang,
I remember discussing asexual reproduction of plants and a few
organisms as well. While in class I started thinking to myself about
whether or not this sort of reproduction would have genetic
repercussions. This article addresses my train of thought and
also enlightened me to the fact that self-fertilization in
Pristionchus nematodes leads to a shorter life-span.
Sorry ladies, at least us men aid in the acquisition of more genetic
Check it out!