A survey of environmental viromes suggests that phages carry antimicrobial resistance genes
Microbiology should remain a mandatory component of the nursing curriculum. Read our editorial and more from JMBE's new issue.
Those of us working in scientific research often receive critiques of our grant applications or papers that we submitted for publication. In most cases it's necessary to respond to these...
Vincent Racaniello zika, virus, Zika Diaries
While carbapenems aren’t allowed to be given to feedlot animals, other beta-lactam antibiotics are. This is a large class of drugs that includes extended-spectrum cephalosporin drugs. There is no direct link...
Do you teach microbiology to nursing students? Has your institution faced pressure to reduce or eliminate microbiology in its nursing curriculum? ASM is aware of this issue and is taking...
Education Education, Nursing, JMBE
Do you like working in a hospital with patient samples? Ty Cox, a medical lab scientist at Banner University Medical Center in Tucson shares his journey and what skills are...
WNYC broadcast features virologist’s quest for a better flu vaccine
Stephen Elledge of Harvard Medical School and 2016 Nobel laureate Yoshinori Ohsumi are 2017 Breakthrough Prize in Life Sciences awardees