MICROBIAL UNDERGROUND

Keeping Abreast of the Bugs
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- Microbial library curation is interdependent between ID technologies. Micro-Phyles Case No. 3.
October 19, 2016
BY: Prasanna Khot
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- Over 190 countries just agreed to combat antimicrobial resistance. NIH scientist Jane Knisely explains how novel antibiotics can help.
September 29, 2016
BY: Regina McEnery
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- On the eve of UN talks about the dangers of antimicrobial resistance, two experts take us inside the problem.
September 20, 2016
BY: Eureka Staff
Students from Alaska see horseshoe crabs for the first time.  Photo Courtesy of Mystic Aquarium
- More than 2,500 individuals have participated in evening population counts, midnight tagging events and marine debris removal activities.
August 16, 2016
BY: Mary Ellen Mateleska
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- In recognition of the enormous value of LAL to world health, we must question if there is a need to limit the number of HSCs required to produce LAL.
August 3, 2016
BY: James Cooper
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- We’re mostly microbes, so let’s treat them with a little respect. Our lives depend upon it. A Q&A with immunotoxicologist Rodney Dietert.
July 27, 2016
BY: Regina McEnery
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- Emerging methods for the testing of adventitious agents.
July 25, 2016
BY: Brian Ruvolo
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- Playing political games at the expense of a global public health crisis.
July 19, 2016
BY: Alan Hoberman
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- The complicated world of fungi provides a valuable lesson about messy curating. Micro-Phyles Case No. 2.
July 11, 2016
BY: Bindhu Verghese
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- I had never considered how much of a threat dengue posed until my daughter and I became infected.
June 22, 2016
BY: Richard Hill