USC researcher Mohamed El-Naggar demonstrates how some bacteria grow electrical wires that allow them to link up in big biological circuits.
By Mohamed Y. El-Naggar and Steven E. Finkel | May 1, 2013
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May 20, 2013
It just goes to show the barriers between all forms of life are much thinner than we'd ever thought.
By Kerry Grens
The earthiness of Merlot may have to do with grapevine-dwelling microbiota.
By Anna Azvolinsky
Increasing the abundance of a chemical some microbes use to communicate with one another can help reinstate beneficial bacterial populations in the guts of antibiotic-treated mice.
By Jef Akst
Microbes identified in a city’s sewage treatment plants correlate with the population’s obesity rate, a study shows.
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