October 19, 2012|
A scientist-turned-artist cultures bacteria into art.
September 20, 2012|
A seventh patient succumbs to a deadly, drug-resistant superbug terrorizing the National Institutes of Health Clinical Center.
September 12, 2012|
Friendly sinus bacteria may keep sinusitis-causing strains in check.
August 30, 2012|
Identical resistance genes in soil and clinical bacteria hint at dangerous genetic arms trade that is aggravating the antibiotic-resistance crisis.
August 15, 2012|
A single-celled relative of animals forms colonies when exposed to a bacterial product, hinting at the possible origins of multicellularity.
August 9, 2012|
Researchers analyzing the bacteria in municipal drinking water find simple measures can increase beneficial bacteria while reducing pathogenic strains.
July 12, 2012|
Peptides extracted from scorpion venom fights off drug-resistant bacterial infections in mice.
June 13, 2012|
A massive study catalogues the microbes in the healthy human body, uncovering an unexpected level of individual variation in microbial makeup, among other surprises.
June 11, 2012|
Researchers find a slew of new fungal species inhabiting the human gut, and suggest a link to an inflammatory bowel disease.
June 4, 2012|
Different microbe species can cooperate via electric currents, with the help of conductive minerals in the sediment.