MICROBIAL UNDERGROUND

Keeping Abreast of the Bugs
- Quandaries in Endotoxin Testing, Id’ing bacteria and analyzing antibodies. CRL scientists present at annual meeting in Germany
November 2, 2017
BY: Eureka Staff
- Using genetically modified microbes to deliver medicine in the microbiome. Day Two of CRL's World Congress meeting.
September 28, 2017
BY: Mary Parker
- Preservatives are one of the most essential ingredients in a cosmetic or personal care product: their primary role is to control the growth of microorganisms.
September 19, 2017
BY: Deidre Mitchell
- A new murine virus may be an old story retold. Read why Charles River scientists think that a novel herpesvirus has actually been studied for decades.
August 22, 2017
BY: Mary Parker
- Tag teaming to learn more about South Carolina’s horseshoe crab populations
August 17, 2017
BY: Brian Thill
- We’re living longer but our healthy lifespan is lagging. Inflammation is a prime suspect.
July 17, 2017
BY: Janet Lord
- Exploring next-gen sequencing methods at an institute dedicated to polar research. Part of our ongoing series about Charles River's sabbatical program. You can find more examples of sabbaticals here.
July 11, 2017
BY: Sunhee Hong
- Resolution of the Microbial Identification-system should be considered when identifying QC strains. MicroPhyles Case No. 5
June 29, 2017
BY: Prasanna Khot
- Evidence suggests it's not the LAL test that's broken. The real problem is more likely the insistence that the calibration standard functions like outer membrane vesicles.
June 6, 2017
BY: Karen McCullough
- Where is the microbiome-based therapeutics market headed? A Charles River Think Tank explores the possibilities for changing how we treat disease.
March 2, 2017
BY: Regina McEnery