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All the interesting stuff about microbiology that are not included in industrial microbiology. Some articles in Spanish language would be also added
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Pedromics: Science cartoons by Pedro Veliça

Pedromics: Science cartoons by Pedro Veliça | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Science cartoons by Pedro Veliça

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Retrovirus, virus “fosilizados” en nuestro genoma, que afectan al funcionamiento del cerebro

Retrovirus, virus “fosilizados” en nuestro genoma, que afectan al funcionamiento del cerebro | General Microbiology | Scoop.it

Retrovirus endógenos, que hace millones de años infectaron nuestros gametos, influyen en el desarrollo y función del cerebro


Via Ignacio López-Goñi
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ADN adherido a un cohete sobrevive al despegue y reentrada en la atmósfera

ADN adherido a un cohete sobrevive al despegue y reentrada en la atmósfera | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Moléculas de bacterias pegadas al exterior de la nave sobreviven a las altas temperaturas y la radiación conservando su viabilidad
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How Ebola Strains West Africa’s Infrastructure

How Ebola Strains West Africa’s Infrastructure | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
An Ebola patient produces up to 40 times more waste than other patients. This and other challenges, including too-small airstrips, complicate the fight against the virus
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Cosecharás tu siembra - Naukas

Cosecharás tu siembra - Naukas | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Fernando Fuentes te descubre la fascinante historia de un antiviral muy particular... … Leer
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La ética de provocar infecciones experimentales en pacientes sanos para probar nuevos medicamentos

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New Genes = New Archaea? | The Scientist Magazine®

New Genes = New Archaea? | The Scientist Magazine® | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Genes acquired from bacteria contributed to the origins of archaeal lineages, a large-scale phylogenetic analysis suggests.
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La transferencia horizontal masiva de genes bacterianos dio lugar a los diferentes grupos de Archaeas.

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Francis en #rosavientos: El virus del Ébola | Ciencia | La Ciencia de la Mula Francis

Francis en #rosavientos: El virus del Ébola | Ciencia | La Ciencia de la Mula Francis | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Ya está disponible el podcast de mi sección Eureka en La Rosa de los Vientos de Onda Cero. Como siempre una transcripción libre del audio, algunos enlaces para profundizar y algunas imágenes. El tema del Ébola está generando mucho interés,
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Vídeo: ¿Por qué explotan las granjas de la vacas?

Vídeo:  ¿Por qué explotan las granjas de la vacas? | General Microbiology | Scoop.it

Vídeo de la intervención de Ignacio López-Goñi en Naukas14

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La relación entre la extinción del Pérmico, Volta, las arqueas y el metabolismo de los rumiantes

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New Insights on an Ancient Plague Could Improve Treatments for Infections - Duke Medicine

New Insights on an Ancient Plague Could Improve Treatments for Infections - Duke Medicine | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
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JMBE Profiles - Writing for Science Education Journals - YouTube

JMBE Profiles with Kari Wester is an interview series that highlights the volunteers that comprise the Journal of Microbiology & Biology Education (JMBE) Edi...
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Estudian el efecto de la malaria y el embarazo en la respuesta inmunológica / Noticias / SINC

Estudian el efecto de la malaria y el embarazo en la respuesta inmunológica / Noticias / SINC | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
SINC, Servicio de Información y Noticias Científicas, plataforma multimedia de comunicación científica
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Engineered Bacteria Target Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens - The Biological SCENE

Engineered Bacteria Target Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens - The Biological SCENE | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
The Biological SCENE Engineered Bacteria Target Antibiotic-Resistant Pathogens The Biological SCENE Researchers engineered harmless lactic acid bacteria (LAB, left) to sense a sex pheromone (light green circles) produced by pathogenic enterococcal...
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How disease forecasts can go wrong

How disease forecasts can go wrong | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
THE EBOLA epidemic that took off last year in three west African countries—Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone—is finally fading. The last three weeks have each...
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Las bacterias moran en las entrañas de la Tierra

Las bacterias moran en las entrañas de la Tierra | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
El taladro más profundo halla “intraterrestres” 2,4 kilómetros bajo el fondo marino.
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Aunque la existencia de los microbios intraterrestres ya era conocida hace tiempo (http://curiosidadesdelamicrobiologia.blogspot.com.es/2008/07/intraterrestres.html) la noticia es interesante porque muestra el record de profundidad donde estos han sido encontrados recientemente

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How Ebola Blindsides the Body's Defenses

How Ebola Blindsides the Body's Defenses | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
By attacking the body's first responders, the virus cripples the immune system before it can mount an effective defense
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How The Hot Zone Created the Worst Myths About Ebola

How The Hot Zone Created the Worst Myths About Ebola | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
As an infectious disease epidemiologist and a science communicator in the midst of the biggest Ebola outbreak in history, The Hot Zone is one of the banes of my existence.
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A Scientist's Guide to Ebola

A Scientist's Guide to Ebola | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
A summary of the science behind Ebola, including links to helpful resources for scientists.
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A interesting post with lots of links to different resources about Ebola 

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What Would Keep Ebola from Spreading in the US? Investing in Simple Research Years Ago. | WIRED

What Would Keep Ebola from Spreading in the US? Investing in Simple Research Years Ago. | WIRED | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Attention to mundane details is crucial to controlling the spread of an infectious disease.
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Does evolutionary theory need a rethink?

Does evolutionary theory need a rethink? | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Researchers are divided over what processes should be considered fundamental.
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An interesting debate between two postions

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The 'Scope: Blinding you with science!: 6 Things You Need To Know About Your Microbiome

The 'Scope: Blinding you with science!: 6 Things You Need To Know About Your Microbiome | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
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Mothers May Pass Lyme Disease to Children in the Womb

Mothers May Pass Lyme Disease to Children in the Womb | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Doctors treating Lyme see evidence that pregnant women can transmit the disease to their children. But public health experts say the science isn't so clear
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Project Launched to Study Evolutionary History of Fungi - UCR Today (press release)

Project Launched to Study Evolutionary History of Fungi - UCR Today (press release) | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
Project Launched to Study Evolutionary History of Fungi UCR Today (press release) The University of California, Riverside is one of 11 collaborating institutions that have been funded a total of $2.5 million by the National Science Foundation for a...
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Emerging Answers from the Ebola Outbreak - ICAAC 2014 - YouTube

Recognizing the importance of the public health emergency of the Ebola outbreak in western Africa, the organizers of the Interscience Conference on Antimicro...
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Scientists Find The 'Achilles Heel' Of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria - Business Insider

Scientists Find The 'Achilles Heel' Of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria - Business Insider | General Microbiology | Scoop.it
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Scientists Find The 'Achilles Heel' Of Antibiotic Resistant Bacteria
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The global threat of antibiotic resistance could finally be tackled after British scientists discovered a chink in the armour of deadly bacteria.
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