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This episode: Clostridium bacteria that infect potatoes can both kill competitors and tolerate oxygen, thanks to the pink compounds they produce!
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This episode: Bacterial toxins could be modified to deliver life-saving proteins into neurons!
This episode: Bacterial toxins could be modified to deliver life-saving proteins into neurons! Download Episode (11.1 MB, 12.1 minutes) Show notes: Journal Paper: Chen C, Przedpelski A, Tepp WH, Pellett S, Johnson EA, Barbie...
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This episode: Viruses can cause host cells to inhibit other viruses! Download Episode (8 MB, 8.75 minutes) Show notes: Journal Paper: Chiba S, Suzuki N. 2015. Highly activated RNA silencing via strong induction of dicer by o...
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This episode: Engineering bacteria to convert cellulose directly into useful biofuels and chemicals can be tricky! Download Episode (13.9 MB, 15.2 minutes) Show notes: News item Journal Paper: Lin PP, Mi L, Morioka AH, Yoshi...
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This episode: Microscopic parasites of fish and worms actually came from jellyfish-like animals, after losing most of their genome!
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This episode: Viruses domesticated by parasitoid wasps have transferred wasp genes to caterpillar victims, allowing them to survive deadly infections from other viruses! This means that Monarch butterflies are effectively naturally Genetically Modified Organisms (GMOs).
© IRBI-CNRS, Corentin Drezen This episode: Viruses domesticated by parasitoid wasps have transferred wasp genes to caterpillar victims, allowing them to survive deadly infections from other viruses! This means that Monarch bu...
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This episode: I converse with Dr. Michael Smout about a liver fluke parasite could help heal chronic wounds faster!
This episode: I converse with Dr. Michael Smout about a liver fluke parasite could help heal chronic wounds faster! Download Episode (13.4 MB, 14.6 minutes) Show notes: News item Journal Paper: Smout MJ, Sotillo J, Laha T, P...
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This episode: Bacteria have repeatedly captured and used the tails of phages to fight each other!
Bacteria-killing tail fibers Hockett et al. 2015 This episode: Bacteria have repeatedly captured and used the tails of phages to fight each other! Download Episode (9 MB, 9.8 minutes) Show notes: Journal Paper: Hockett KL, R...
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This episode: Some bacteria seem to cause slime mold amoebas to carry around other bacteria for food!
Amoeba spores with bacteria inside DiSalvo et al. 2015 This episode: Some bacteria seem to cause slime mold amoebas to carry around other bacteria for food! Download Episode (12.4 MB, 13.5 minutes) Show notes: News item Jour...
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This episode: In mice, high-fat diets affect their gut microbes, which in turn disrupts their circadian cycles and metabolic health! Download Episode (8.6 MB, 9.35 minutes) Show notes: News item/Journal Paper Other related n...
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