Filament-forming organisms help bacteria swim through soil and exchange genes with each other! Also, new feature: microbe of the episode!

Published in Bacteriofiles
Thursday, 23 February 2017 13:27

Viral arbitrium - TWiM 146

Vincent, Elio and Michael discuss the finding of a prion in bacteria, and how communication between bacteria guides the decision between lysis and lysogeny.

Published in TWiM

Jennifer Bomberger talks about how a respiratory virus enhances bacterial growth by dysregulating nutritional immunity.

Published in TWiM

Scientists build a battery out of microbes and electrodes that can store and release electricity repeatedly.

Published in ASM Podcasts
Monday, 24 October 2016 09:42

Bottle-Biting Bacteria - BacterioFiles #273

Jesse Noar discusses newly discovered bacteria that can break down plastic soda bottles.

Published in ASM Podcasts