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La bactérie chercheuse d'or est née ! - La science infuse

La bactérie chercheuse d'or est née ! - La science infuse | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Quand le génie génétique vient au secours de l'industrie minière La bactérie Escherichia coli pourrait à terme remplacer les appareils d'analyse élémentaire. En quelques mots, un
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Gut Microbes Treat Illness | The Scientist Magazine®

Gut Microbes Treat Illness | The Scientist Magazine® | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Oral administration of a cocktail of bacteria derived from the human gut reduces colitis and allergy-invoked diarrhea in mice.
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Gut Bacteria Allows Insect Pest to Foil Farmers

Gut Bacteria Allows Insect Pest to Foil Farmers | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Here is a lesson that we’re going to be taught again and again in the coming years: Most animals are not just animals. They’re also collections of microbes. If you really want to understand the ani...
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Global warming may affect soil microbe survival, with unknown consequences on soil fertility and erosion

Global warming may affect soil microbe survival, with unknown consequences on soil fertility and erosion | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Researchers have discovered for the first time that temperature determines where key soil microbes can thrive -- microbes that are critical to forming topsoil crusts in arid lands.
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Resourceful microbes reign in world's oceans

Resourceful microbes reign in world's oceans | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Using cutting-edge technology on a large scale for the first time, researchers have discovered that marine microbes are adapted to narrow and specialized niches, a finding pivotal to detecting and mitigating human impacts in the ocean.
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Image of the Day: Microbial Tenants | The Scientist Magazine®

Image of the Day: Microbial Tenants | The Scientist Magazine® | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Human skin (yellow) is covered in resident fungi (cyan) and bacteria (magenta).
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Friendly Viruses Protect Us Against Bacteria - ScienceNOW

Friendly Viruses Protect Us Against Bacteria - ScienceNOW | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Friendly Viruses Protect Us Against Bacteria - ScienceNOW
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Bacteria use hydrogen, carbon dioxide to produce electricity

Bacteria use hydrogen, carbon dioxide to produce electricity | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Researchers have engineered a strain of electricity-producing bacteria that can grow using hydrogen gas as its sole electron donor and carbon dioxide as its sole source of carbon.
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Live Wires | The Scientist Magazine®

Live Wires | The Scientist Magazine® | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Discoveries of microbial communities that transfer electrons between cells and across relatively long distances are launching a new field of microbiology.
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Pourquoi des fois on pète ? (question de Solenn 5ans 1/2)

Pourquoi des fois on pète ? (question de Solenn 5ans 1/2) | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Pschiiiiiiiiit PROUT ! Oh, t'as pété ! Si, si, je l'ai très bien entendu et très bien senti. Tout le monde le fait : toi, moi, ta maman, ton papa, ta sœur, ton frère, tes amis... Mais c'est quoi un...
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Radioactive Microbes Nuke Tumor Cells - ScienceNOW

Radioactive Microbes Nuke Tumor Cells - ScienceNOW | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Radioactive Microbes Nuke Tumor Cells - ScienceNOW
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Gut Microbiota Goes Social!

Gut Microbiota Goes Social! | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Our website gutmicrobiotaforhealth.com is designed to bring together experts in the field of Gut Microbiota and offer them the opportunity to exchange.
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Parents tend to share more bacteria with family dogs than children

Parents tend to share more bacteria with family dogs than children | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
As much as dog owners love their children, they tend to share more of themselves, at least in terms of bacteria, with their dogs.
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Donne-moi ta suce, voyons n'aie pas peur.... | Agence Science-Presse

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As Constant As A Colon

As Constant As A Colon | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
The massive community of microbes in our guts can be shaken up by assaults of antibiotics or drastic changes in diet. But what happens during peacetime? If you fast-forward through the years of a h...
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Scientists discover thriving colonies of microbes in ocean 'plastisphere'

Scientists discover thriving colonies of microbes in ocean 'plastisphere' | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Scientists have discovered a diverse multitude of microbes colonizing and thriving on flecks of plastic that have polluted the oceans -- a vast new human-made flotilla of microbial communities that they have dubbed the "plastisphere."...
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High-octane bacteria could ease pain at the pump: Engineered E. coli mass-produce key precursor to potent biofuel

High-octane bacteria could ease pain at the pump: Engineered E. coli mass-produce key precursor to potent biofuel | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Potent gasoline-like biofuels are needed to fuel millions of cars with internal combustion engines, and current biofuels don't pack the necessary power.
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Changing gut bacteria through diet affects brain function

Changing gut bacteria through diet affects brain function | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Researchers now have the first evidence that bacteria ingested in food can affect brain function in humans.
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ScienceShot: Feet Are a Treat for Fungi - ScienceNOW

ScienceShot: Feet Are a Treat for Fungi - ScienceNOW | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
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Gut microbe may fight obesity and diabetes

Gut microbe may fight obesity and diabetes | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Bacterium helps to regulate metabolism in mice.
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Interview with François Leulier, PhD - Of Drosophila and Microbiota

Interview with François Leulier, PhD - Of Drosophila and Microbiota | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
Can you tell us a little bit about you and how you got interested in Gut Microbiota?FL: I was trained as a geneticist. As a PhD student (2000-2003), I worked in a lab that used the Drosophila fly as a model for research.
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Early infant growth rate linked to composition of gut microbiota

Early infant growth rate linked to composition of gut microbiota | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
The composition of gut microbiota in a new-born baby's gut has been linked to the rate of early infant growth.
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To Stop Malaria, Infect the Mosquitoes - ScienceNOW

To Stop Malaria, Infect the Mosquitoes - ScienceNOW | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
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Elever ses bactéries à la maison

Elever ses bactéries à la maison | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
On m'a pas mal réclamé cette manip : réaliser un milieu de culture généraliste pour les bactéries ! Pour prélever nos amis protozoaires sur des poignées de portes, billets de banques, crottes de ne...
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Virus Versus Bacteria | The Scientist Magazine®

Virus Versus Bacteria | The Scientist Magazine® | Nos amis les microbes | Scoop.it
A newly developed drug, modeled after a bacteria-infecting virus, is less likely to become antibiotic resistant.
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