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Wednesday, 17 May 2017 20:02

Wooden steps - TWiM 152

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The TWiMmers get cozy with symbionts: the bacteria that allow a giant shipworm to oxidize sulfur, and algae that live within salamander cells.


Vincent Racaniello, Michael Schmidt, and Elio Schaechter.

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Image: Squeezing a giant shipworm out of its calcareous tube as seen in this video. Credit: Marvin Altamia.

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Last modified on Wednesday, 24 May 2017 18:06
Vincent Racaniello

Vincent Racaniello is a virologist at Columbia University and science communicator. He is using Zika Diaries to communicate the personal and behind the scenes experiences of his laboratory as it moves from working on poliovirus (for 35 years) to Zika virus.




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