Results for "Microbes"


  • Petrol from Ecoli

    "In recently published paper (entitled "Microbial Production of Short-chain Alkanes") in Nature journal on September 29, a group of genius Korean researchers led by Distinguished Professor Sang Yup Lee of the Department of Chemical and Biomolecular Engineering at the Korea Advanced Institute of S...

    Tags: microbes, Ecoli, gasoline, biofuel, genetic engineering

    1608 days ago

  • Zombies like bacteria!!!

    Do you believe in Zombies stories … Hmm confused? Don’t worry there is a news for you. Scientists from the Integrated Ocean Drilling Program have announced the findings  of the long-lived bacteria, reproducing only once every 10,000 years, which have been found in rocks 2.5km (1...

    Tags: microbes, bacteria, ocean, sediments, viruses, rock, extremophilic microbes, sequencing, metagenomics

    1635 days ago

  • Role of microbes in forensic science

    "Studies on decomposing mice suggest that the microbial content of a corpse can offer clues as to how old a body is and the approximate time that death occurred."Read more:

    Tags: microbiome, microbes, forensic crime, sequencing

    1609 days ago

  • Metagenomics


    Metagenomics is the study of genetic material from environmental samples to characterize and identify the millions of microbes from these samples. Example: Gut microbiome, soil sample, water, etc. More information: http://www.ploscom...

    Tags: metagenomics, metatranscriptomics, genomics, reads, 16S rRNA, microbes, microbiology, ecogenomics, ecology, microbiome

    1442 days ago

  • TEDxCopenhagen - Morten Sommer - What Bacteria Means for the Good Life

    Scientist and entrepreneur Morten Sommer will talk about how bacteria and microbes form an integral part of the human body and play a significant role in controlling human health and well About TEDx, x = independently organized event: In the spirit of ideas worth spreading, TEDx is a program of l...

    Tags: Microbiome, Microbes, Bacteria, Health, Infection, Morten Sommer, SommerLAB

    1292 days ago