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Bruce German, a professor at UC Davis is researching the properties of milk and how it functions when ingested by growing infants.

Bruce German, a professor at UC Davis is researching the properties of milk and how it functions when ingested by growing infants. In his lab, scientists disassemble milk from mothers around the world, probing every molecule, then study the exact structures to come up with an understanding of how milk fights disease and improves health.

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