Being the boss of Acid Mine Drainage is no easy task. Ask the viruses!
What happens when your commensal community in your skin has to subdue one of its own who has gone rogue?
Bees got buzz on the brain thanks to their gut microbiome!
Our unique body composition complicates solving mysteries even beyond death. Let’s explore how!
Researchers discover a new type of swimming movement that boosts an efficient spread of Pseudomonas aeruginosa, an opportunistic human pathogen.
Bacteriophages strategically use the protein signalling system to determine when it’s best for them to proliferate or to stay dormant
Therapeutic drugs can accumulate in gut bacteria, altering bacterial physiology and community composition, and potentially reducing the effectiveness of the drug.
Scientists already know that the soil is full of microorganisms, and that these microorganisms need to adapt and act fast to survive in this complex environment. Learn here how space and geometry can influence bacterial and fungal growth.
Negative interactions between bacteria were thought to be the rule… Until now.
Many human cultures consider cannibalism unethical. Bacterial cultures have a different take.