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December 3, 2018
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Timing is key for bacteria surviving antibiotics

For bacteria facing a dose of antibiotics, timing might be the key to evading destruction. In a series of experiments, Princeton researchers found that cells that repaired DNA damaged by antibiotics before resuming growth had a much better chance of … Continue reading

July 9, 2011
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When Viruses Infect Bacteria

*Looking in vivo at virus-bacterium associations sets stage for better understanding of such interactions in human health* Viruses are the most abundant parasites on Earth. Well known viruses, such as the flu virus, attack human hosts, while viruses such as the … Continue reading