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Bacterial physiology An inside job on metabolism - Nature.com


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Mycobacterium tuberculosis, the causative agent of tuberculosis, is an intracellular pathogen that has adapted to a life inside of host macrophages. Metabolic adaptations to changes in environmental conditions are thought to be crucial for the ...

Seafood poisoning bug thwarts a key host defense by attacking the cell's cytoskeleton - Science Daily


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... oxygen species (ROS) that normally attack bacterial DNA, said Dr. Marcela de Souza Santos, lead author of the study and a postdoctoral researcher in the laboratory of senior author Dr. Kim Orth. Dr. Orth is a Professor of Molecular Biology and ...

Ecology fines Tesoro Refinery, individual for pollution in 2016 - goskagit.com


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The state Department of Ecology recently issued penalties for bacterial pollution released at March Point and for sediment that killed fish in the upper Samish River watershed in mid to late 2016. The Tesoro Anacortes Refinery at March Point was fined ...

Phages and the Evolution of Bacterial Pathogens: from Genomic Rearrangements to Lysogenic Conversion

Rockville - United States

Research paper by Harald Br+-ssow, Carlos Canchaya and Wolf-Dietrich Hardt presenting the available genomics and biological data on prophages from bacterial pathogens, in an evolutionary framework.

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