By searching volumes of bacterial DNA, researchers have found several previously unknown genes that make bacteria resistant to last-resort antibiotics.
NASA believes that they may have found a solution to one of the biggest challenges facing future missions to Mars.
A French start-up has urged the development of more powerful drugs to combat antibiotic-resistant diseases, with its new drug, Eligobiotics.
This week’s short read catches up with Justin O’Grady, Senior Lecturer of Medical Microbiology at UEA
IBM has joined forces with the Broad Institute and several academic medical centres to map the entire human microbiome, with help of volunteers.
An overwhelming majority of the microbes in our bodies have never been seen before, let alone classified and named.
Scientists have tapped into the microbiome of elite runners and rowers, and have identified particular bacteria that may aid athletic performance.
Researchers from the US, Japan, and Bangladesh have identified gut microbial community shifts in children who are prone to severe cases of amebic dysentery
New 3-D imaging highlights the dynamic and structural interactions of DNA in the nucleus, proving to be a critical missing link in genotype to phenotype.
Blocking a specific intestinal microbial pathway can prevent obesity and insulin resistance, as well as cause fat tissue to become more metabolically active
DNAnexus unveils community-driven platform to advance microbiome bioinformatics and standards through global research and collaboration