Scientists Watch Bacteria Fix Broken DNA in Real Time to See Exactly How It's Done
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Scientists Watch Bacteria Fix Broken DNA in Real Time to See Exactly How It's Done

Most organisms can make the difference between life and death by fixing genetic breaks quickly and perfectly. Even the simplest changes to a
Scientists Watch Bacteria Fix Broken DNA in Real Time to See Exactly How It's Done
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Scientists Watch Bacteria Fix Broken DNA in Real Time to See Exactly How It's Done

Most organisms can make the difference between life and death by fixing genetic breaks quickly and perfectly. Even the simplest changes to a
How the Ecosystems in Our Guts Could Be Linked to Brain Disorders
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How the Ecosystems in Our Guts Could Be Linked to Brain Disorders

Our guts are home to trillions of microorganisms. These germs can affect digestion, immune system and brain function. Scientists are also
Sugars from human milk could help treat, prevent infections in newborns
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Sugars from human milk could help treat, prevent infections in newborns

Image of Group A Streptococcus (orange) taken using a scanning electron microscope during phagocytic interaction (blue). Credit: NIAID Group B
Duke looking into source of bacteria outbreak at Coach K camp
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Duke looking into source of bacteria outbreak at Coach K camp

According to a school release on Thursday, Legionella was likely to have been spread to many people who attended the K Academy of Duke coach Mike
Drug-resistant bacteria found in the guts of lemurs who live around humans
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Drug-resistant bacteria found in the guts of lemurs who live around humans

In the guts of wild and captive lemurs from Madagascar and the U.S., antibiotic resistant bacteria has been discovered. The more people they come in
Starving pneumonia-causing bacteria of its favorite 'food' holds promise for new antibiotics
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Starving pneumonia-causing bacteria of its favorite 'food' holds promise for new antibiotics

The structure includes the transmembrane areas in blue, energy driving domains and membrane lipids in pink. The position of the gating residues
Scientists Identify Extremely Tough Bacterial Species That Thrive Inside... Concrete
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Scientists Identify Extremely Tough Bacterial Species That Thrive Inside... Concrete

Some bacteria can survive in even the most hostile conditions, such as concrete. A new study has proven this. Microbes can survive in this
Lake Huron sinkhole surprise: The rise of oxygen on early Earth linked to changing planetary rotation rate
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Lake Huron sinkhole surprise: The rise of oxygen on early Earth linked to changing planetary rotation rate

Scuba divers observe the purple, green and white microbes that cover rocks in Lake Hurons Middle Island Sinkhole. Credit: Phil Hartmeyer (NOAA
Could microbes communicate with alien species?
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Could microbes communicate with alien species?

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