Image of the Day: Sticking Out

Researchers at Los Alamos National Laboratory are developing DNA markers to distinguish between the pathogen responsible for the disease tularemia (blue) and other harmless, but closely related, bacteria.

The Scientist Staff
Dec 19, 2016


(See J.F. Challacombe et al., “Whole genome relationships among Francisella bacteria of diverse origin define new species and provide specific regions for detection,” Applied and Environmental Microbiology, doi:10.1128/AEM.02589-16, 2016.)

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