This episode: Protein bags of gas in bacteria could help make ultrasound imaging more versatile!
This episode: Phages may be passing through the barriers in our body all the time!
This episode: Some bacteria can defend themselves from bacterial predators by producing cyanide!
This episode: A virus designed to target cancer could also help eliminate hidden HIV infections!
This episode: Fecal microbiota transplants work just as well when taken in pill form as when delivered through a tube!
This episode: Gut microbe transplants from wild mice protect lab mice from disease!
This episode: A simplified bacterial community in mouse guts doesn’t have much community structure, relative to other body areas!
This episode: Phage therapy can work very well when combined with an effective immune response from the host!
This episode: Paraprobiotics, or killed probiotic bacteria, are studied for health effects, but results and study design are questionable!
This episode: New type of secretion system discovered that bacteria use to stab amoeba predators to escape their digestion!