Microbes

Synthetic cells make long-distance calls

6 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

Synthetic biologists design transcriptional circuits that allow single-cell microbes to form networks that spur collective action, even in large communities. The work could...
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Unlocking the Biochemical Treasure Chest Within Microbes

Unlocking the Biochemical Treasure Chest Within Microbes

7 days ago   |   News Center

An illustration imagining the molecular machinery inside microbes as technology. Secondary metabolites - the compounds produced by microbes to mediate internal and external...
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Unlocking the biochemical treasure chest within microbes

7 days ago   |   ScienceDaily

An international team of scientists has developed a genetic engineering tool that makes producing and analyzing microbial secondary metabolites - the basis for many important...
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Short-term dietary restriction in old mice rejuvenates the aging-induced structural imbalance of gut microbiota

9 days ago   |   Springer

Abstract The world's aging population is growing rapidly. Incidences of multiple pathologies, such as abdominal obesity, cardiovascular and cerebrovascular diseases, type 2...
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Matrices loaded: Durability, viability and fermentative capacity of yeast encapsulated in beads of different composition during long‐term fed‐batch culture

10 days ago   |   Wiley

Abstract Encapsulated microbes have been used for decades to produce commodities ranging from methyl ketone to beer. Encapsulated cells undergo limited replication, which...
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BIO's Week with Food and Ag Leaders

BIO's Week with Food and Ag Leaders

11 days ago   |   BIOtechNow

Meatless Burgers. Gene edited crops. Changing diets. Nothing was off the table this week as BIO engaged in two pivotal discussions focused on the future of agriculture and...
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Phylogenize: correcting for phylogeny reveals genes associated with microbial distributions

14 days ago   |   Oxford Journals

AbstractSummaryPhylogenetic comparative methods are powerful but presently under-utilized ways to identify microbial genes underlying differences in community composition...
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New fluorescence method reveals signatures of individual microbes

18 days ago   |   Phys

When viewed with specialized microscopes, microbial cells show an individual fluorescence pattern, or signature, that depends on the mixture of biomolecules contained within...
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Stanford-made exhibit plunges people in the world of microbes

19 days ago   |   Phys

Wandering through the exhibits of the Exploratorium science museum in San Francisco in spring 2018, visitors had the chance to dance with microbes. The boogie appeared to take...
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New research reveals soil microbes play a key role in plant disease resistance

26 days ago   |   Phys   |   2 articles

Scientists have discovered that soil microbes can make plants more resistant to an aggressive disease-opening new possibilities for sustainable food production.
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