Multiple new and unusual bacterial defense mechanisms could lead to new biotech tools
Scientists find bacteria in pancreatic tumors that metabolize a common drug
A series of studies has shown that the connective tissue surrounding our cells plays a very active role in human health and disease ...
Viruses that infect bacteria communicate to coordinate infection
A Weizmann team find new RNA switches for antibiotic resistance
The biomineral structures built by biofilm-forming bacteria may abet antibiotic resistance
Proper coordination between our gut bacteria and our biological clocks may be crucial for...
Substances secreted by unique cells in the gut lining keep bacteria in their place
Toxin-antitoxin gene pairs make a quick suicide mechanism for bacteria facing viral invasion
How does the immune system in the gut distinguish between helpful microbes and those that wish us harm?