Multiple new and unusual bacterial defense mechanisms could lead to new biotech tools
Are tiny packages of cellular material helping the algal cells or the viruses that infect them?
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 viral infection in marine microorganisms has consequences for the entire planet
Uncovering the virus's plans may help predict the demise of algal blooms
Sea breezes may play an unwitting role in the decimation of giant algal blooms
Toxin-antitoxin gene pairs make a quick suicide mechanism for bacteria facing viral invasion
How does a helpful virus often used for gene therapy break into cells?