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 Anna Azvolinsky
A love of the ocean lured Nicole Dubilier into science; gutless sea worms and their nurturing bacterial symbionts keep her at the leading edge of marine microbiology.
By Jenny Rood
Symbiotic bacteria in Caribbean reef sponges store polyphosphate granules, possibly explaining why phosphorous is so scarce in coral reef ecosystems.
By The Scientist Staff
Meet the digestive tract-lacking oligochaete that has fueled Max Planck research Nicole Dubilier's interest in symbiosis and marine science.
And too few insights gleaned from them
Antibiotics given to infant mice may have long-term effects on the animals’ metabolism and gut microbiota.
Male and female mice utilize different immune cells to process pain, a study shows.
Police are calling the death of James Bradstreet, a physician who claimed vaccines cause autism and offered autism cures to patients, an apparent suicide.
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