Wednesday, June 1, 2011

BacterioFiles Micro Edition 41 - Current-Catching Carbon Converters

This episode: Multiple bacterial species can use electricity!

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Show notes:
Journal paper

Other interesting stories:
**Bacterial enzymes could help make plants pesticide-resistant
**Nitrogen-fixing bacteria worth storing in doomsday seed vault
**Dormant microbes play important roles in environment too
**Using microbes to convert biofuel production waste into more biofuel
**Looking in cow guts for better biofuel bacteria
**Evolving E. coli into a high-pressure extremophile

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