Study yields clues into how nitrogenase, an enzyme critical for life, converts nitrogen into ammonia.
Prototypes tested in India show promise as a low-cost, natural filtration option.
Study suggests forcing bacteria to burn more energy could make them more susceptible to antibiotics.
Scalable CRISPRi system from SMART allows scientists to identify and tackle causes of E. faecalis-related diseases and drug resistance.
The record shows ancient temperature variations coinciding with shifts in the planet’s biodiversity.
The bacteria scrub out nitrogen, potentially defending against certain nutrient overloads.
A diverse group of researchers is working to turn new discoveries about the trillions of microbes in the body into treatments for a range of diseases.
The discovery can help to cure bacterial infections without inducing resistance or causing harm to good bacteria.
Biological engineer discusses condensing the time taken to develop therapeutics down from many years to a matter of months.
Scientists have found evidence of hot springs near sites where ancient hominids settled, long before the control of fire.