Thursday, October 21, 2010

BacterioFiles Micro Edition 17 - Radical Radiation Resistance

This episode: Bacteria super-resistant to radiation: here's how!

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Show notes:
News story 1/News story 2/Journal paper

Other interesting stories:
**Thrifty bacteria spend less on expensive proteins in hard times
**Using cold virus to treat cancer
**Paper about microbial enhancement of oil recovery
**Probiotics could prevent colic in babies
**Cannibal bacteria could be source of new antibiotics

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