Loofahs Can Help Turn Waste Into Power

Researchers find loofahs can be used to create microbial fuel cells
by Laura Sinpetru, December 5th, 2013
Potential New Treatment for MRSA Developed

Potential New Treatment for MRSA Developed

by Tudor Vieru, November 15th, 2013
The bacteria produces severe, hospital-acquired infections
 

Evolution May Be Limitless, 25-Year Study Reveals

The work is focused on growing generations of E. coli bacteria
by Tudor Vieru, November 15th, 2013
 

Microbes May Survive Space Travel by Coating Themselves in Glass

New study looks at how microbes interact with small silica particles
by Tudor Vieru, November 14th, 2013
Staph Bacterium Uses Potent Toxin to Kill Immune Cells

Staph Bacterium Uses Potent Toxin to Kill Immune Cells

by Laura Sinpetru, October 17th, 2013
By doing so, the bacterium clears the way for infection
 

Termite Poop Has Antibacterial Properties

Researchers say termites use their poop as a source of natural antibiotics
by Laura Sinpetru, September 18th, 2013
 

Genetically Modified Bacteria Might Help Fight Cancer

The bacteria could be tricked into making tumors more vulnerable to cancer drugs
by Laura Sinpetru, September 3rd, 2013
 
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