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Frog Microbes May Help Fight Disease
Frog Microbes May Help Fight Disease
Karen Zusi | Oct 7, 2015
Commensal skin bacteria adjusted their community structure when frogs were exposed to chytrid fungus in a recent study.
Genome Digest
Genome Digest
Amanda B. Keener | Aug 17, 2015
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
Genome Digest
Genome Digest
Jenny Rood | Jan 12, 2015
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
Amphibians Face Another Fungal Threat
Amphibians Face Another Fungal Threat
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Oct 30, 2014
Joining Bd, a newly identified chytrid fungus can be lethal to European salamanders and newts.
“Mucho” Ado About Nothing?
“Mucho” Ado About Nothing?
Jyoti Madhusoodanan | Jul 15, 2014
Linking a mold identified in a sample of recalled yogurt to consumer-reported illnesses may be premature, scientists say.
Barf-Less Brews
Barf-Less Brews
Tracy Vence | Jun 1, 2014
Genetic engineering could help keep harmful toxins out of barley and beer, but will consumers with a thirst for craft malts and brews buy into it?
Plant Scourges
Plant Scourges
Rina Shaikh-Lesko | Jun 1, 2014
A sampling of some of the most devastating crop pathogens
Genome Digest
Genome Digest
Tracy Vence | Apr 24, 2014
What researchers are learning as they sequence, map, and decode species’ genomes
Farmer Fungi
Farmer Fungi
Abby Olena | Jan 1, 2014
Researchers uncover an unprecedented relationship between morels and bacteria. But can it be called agriculture?
Antifungal Permits Flu?
Antifungal Permits Flu?
Jef Akst | Nov 21, 2013
A common fungus-fighting drug increases the susceptibility of mice to influenza infections.