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Bacteriophage Biologist Dies
Aggie Mika | Sep 14, 2017
Roger Hendrix, a microbiologist at the University of Pittsburgh, contributed key insights on bacteriophage structure and evolution.
Staff | Jul 16, 2017
Meet some of the people featured in the July/August issue of
Phages Carry Antibiotic Resistance Genes
Abby Olena | Dec 7, 2016
Researchers find evidence of antibiotic resistance genes in the DNA of viruses that infect bacteria.
Clyde A. Hutchison III: Genome Sequencer and Synthetic Biologist
Anna Azvolinsky | Jul 31, 2016
From sequencing bacteriophages to synthesizing bacterial genomes to defining a minimal genome
CRISPR Antidotes Galore
Anna Azvolinsky | Jun 13, 2016
Anti-CRISPR proteins are prevalent in phage genomes and bacterial mobile genetic elements, researchers show.
All Together Now
Mary Beth Aberlin | Dec 31, 2015
Understanding the biological roots of cooperation might help resolve some of the biggest scientific challenges we face.
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Dec 31, 2015
Phage therapy to combat bacterial infections is garnering attention for the second time in 100 years, but solid clinical support for its widespread use is still lacking.
Chris Palmer and Kate Yandell | Aug 31, 2013
Meet some of the people featured in the September 2013 issue of