A recent toast to James Watson highlights a tolerance for bigotry many want excised from the scientific community.
July 1, 2011|
Editor’s choice in microbiology
July 1, 2011|
When European explorers and fishermen began to frequent Canada’s shores in the 16th century, they brought with them a plethora of tools and trinkets, including knives, axes, kettles, and blankets.
June 24, 2011|
A unique virus and the worm it infects turn up in an orchard outside of Paris.
June 21, 2011|
A snapshot of the most highly ranked articles in immunology and related areas, from Faculty of 1000.
June 13, 2011|
Microbiologist Marvin Whiteley chats about teaming up with chemist and bioengineer Jason Shear in order to build tiny houses for bacteria.
June 9, 2011|
Researchers reveal several new viruses lurking in healthy hives.
June 7, 2011|
As Germany grapples with an E. coli outbreak, a new strain of MRSA appears in Europe.
June 4, 2011|
As epidemics swept across the United States in the 19th century, the US government recognized the pressing need for a national lab dedicated to the study of infectious disease.
June 2, 2011|
More than a dozen researchers voice their concerns about a 2010 paper that claims bacteria can use arsenic in place of phosphorus in its DNA and other biomolecules, such as proteins.
June 1, 2011|
Successful vaccines have been created to protect against pathogenic bacteria and viruses. Why aren’t there any for combating fungal infections?