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Viruses infecting photosynthetic bacteria could transfer immunity to other viruses between their hosts.
Jesse Noar phage
The January Clinical Microbiology Issue Update Newsletter has beeen published by the Office of Public Affairs.
Public and Scientific Affairs Board Clinical Microbiology
TWiV discusses a thermostable poliovirus empty capsid vaccine, and two cell genes that act as a switch between entry and clearance of picornavirus infection.
Vincent Racaniello Virology
TWiP solves the case of the Timber Worker with Severe Shaking Chills, and describe an experimental malaria vaccine comprising attenuated sporozoites produced by genetic engineering.
Vincent Racaniello Parasites, Malaria
mSystems - Author Video Abstracts
By explicitly accounting for the compositional nature of 16S rRNA gene data through the concept of balances, balance trees yield novel biological insights into niche differentiation.
Chris Condayan mSystems
ASM Virtual Lectures
A lecture by James Shapiro, PhD, Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Biology, University of Chicago, outlines some of the biological activities cells use for generating novel configurations of their read-write...
Chris Condayan Evolution
Educators teaching physiology, evolution, climate change, basic scientific/research literacy and other science topics can find resources in ASM’s open-access Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education (JMBE) as our scope extends...
Education JMBE, Education
Who do you go to with questions on your career? Or when your PCR isn’t working? How about when you have a conflict with a coworker? Although it may be...
The Committee on Microbiological Issues Impacting Minorities has published the January issue of the Minority Microbiology Mentor Newsletter.
Public and Scientific Affairs Board
Researchers found several identical bacterial strains in the microbiomes of both infants and their mothers that were distinct from those found in other infants or mothers, a sign of vertical...
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