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COLD SHOCKS OF ANAMMOX BIOFILM STIMULATE NITROGEN REMOVAL AT LOW TEMPERATURES

Abstract The adaptation of anammox to low temperatures is crucial for sustaining energy-efficient nitrogen removal from the mainstream...

Your mouth's role in gut health and immunity: Researchers discover childhood environment has more influence than genetics

YOUR MOUTH'S ROLE IN GUT HEALTH AND IMMUNITY: RESEARCHERS DISCOVER CHILDHOOD ENVIRONMENT HAS MORE INFLUENCE THAN GENETICS

A new study discovered that the mix of microorganisms that dwell in a person's saliva is largely determined by the human's household...

 
 
 
 
 
 

16S RRNA GENE SEQUENCING REVEALS SITE-SPECIFIC SIGNATURES OF THE UPPER AND LOWER AIRWAYS OF CYSTIC FIBROSIS PATIENTS

Publication date: Available online 18 August 2017 Author(s): Sarah K. Lucas, Robert Yang, Jordan M. Dunitz, Holly C. Boyer, Ryan C....

METAGENOMICS OF MICROBIAL AND VIRAL LIFE IN TERRESTRIAL GEOTHERMAL ENVIRONMENTS

Abstract Geothermally heated regions of Earth, such as terrestrial volcanic areas and deep-sea hydrothermal vents, represent a variety...

 
 
 
Will Glyphosate Affect Your Digestive System?

WILL GLYPHOSATE AFFECT YOUR DIGESTIVE SYSTEM?

How is Glyphosate toxic to humans? Microorganisms that are progenic happen to be of high necessity for the good health of mammals....

EXPRESSION AND SECRETION OF FUNGAL ENDOGLUCANASE II AND CHIMERIC CELLOBIOHYDROLASE I IN THE OLEAGINOUS YEAST LIPOMYCES STARKEYI

Lipomyces starkeyi is one of the leading lipid-producing microorganisms reported to date; its genetic transformation was only recently...

 
 
 

TWO BIFUNCTIONAL ENZYMES FROM THE MARINE PROTIST THRAUSTOCHYTRIUM ROSEUM: BIOCHEMICAL CHARACTERIZATION OF WAX ESTER SYNTHASE/ACYL-COA:DIACYLGLYCEROL ACYLTRANSFERASE ACTIVITY CATALYZING WAX ESTER AND TRIACYLGLYCEROL SYNTHESIS

Triacylglycerols and wax esters are important neutral lipids which serve as energy reservoir in some plants and microorganisms. In...

INTEGRATING MULTI-OMICS ANALYSES OF NONOMURAEA DIETZIAE TO REVEAL THE ROLE OF SOYBEAN OIL IN MELEU)4-CSA OVERPRODUCTION

Nonomuraea dietziae is a promising microorganism to mediate the region-specific monooxygenation reaction of cyclosporine A . The main...

 
 
 
What's On Your Skin? Archaea, That's What

WHAT'S ON YOUR SKIN? ARCHAEA, THAT'S WHAT

It turns out your skin is crawling with single-celled microorganisms - ­and they're not just bacteria. A study by the Department of...

Microscale disruption of microorganisms for parallelized process development

MICROSCALE DISRUPTION OF MICROORGANISMS FOR PARALLELIZED PROCESS DEVELOPMENT

Abstract Escherichia coli , Saccharomyces cerevisiae , and Pichia pastoris are the standard platforms for biopharmaceutical production...

 
 
 

REMEMBRANCE OF THINGS PAST-BACTERIAL MEMORY OF GUT INFLAMMATION

The microbiome, or the collections of microorganisms present in the body, is known to affect human health and disease and researchers...

SYNBIOTIC FERMENTATION FOR THE CO-PRODUCTION OF LACTIC AND LACTOBIONIC ACIDS FROM RESIDUAL DAIRY WHEY

Abstract Besides its properties as an antioxidant, stabilizer or acidifier, lactobionic acid has emerged as a potential prebiotic compound,...

 
 
 

ENHANCED EXPRESSION OF CYSTEINE-RICH ANTIMICROBIAL PEPTIDE SNAKIN-1 IN ESCHERICHIA COLI USING AN AGGREGATION-PRONE PROTEIN COEXPRESSION SYSTEM

Abstract Snakin-1 is a cysteine-rich plant antimicrobial peptide and the first purified member of the snakin family. SN-1 shows potent...

THE OCEAN DETECTIVES

Three new groups of viruses that attack microorganisms from the archaeal marine group, Euryarchaeota have been discovered by scientists....

 
 
 

CHARACTERIZATION AND COMPLETE GENOME SEQUENCE ANALYSIS OF A NOVEL VIRULENT SIPHOVIRIDAE PHAGE AGAINST STAPHYLOCOCCUS AUREUS ISOLATED FROM BOVINE MASTITIS IN XINJIANG, CHINA

Abstract Bovine mastitis is one of the most costly diseases in dairy cows worldwide. It can be caused by over 150 different microorganisms,...

MUTANT LIFESTYLES: RESEARCHERS UNCOVER A POTENT GENETIC ELEMENT IN EARTH'S SMALLEST LIFE FORMS

A potent genetic element has been uncovered in Earth's smallest life forms. A multitude of previously unidentified microorganisms possess...

 
 
 
Echo Raises $7.5M to Meet Big Orders for Hybrid Digital Microscope

ECHO RAISES $7.5M TO MEET BIG ORDERS FOR HYBRID DIGITAL MICROSCOPE

Echo , a San Diego startup that has developed a digital, all-in-one microscope, says today it has closed on $7.5 million in a Series...

Probiotics go mainstream at Expo West

PROBIOTICS GO MAINSTREAM AT EXPO WEST

Probiotics have truly arrived. From Dr. Oz earlier this year, to the Natural Product Expo West show in Anaheim, one might say it is...