Vincent, Jo, and Michael discuss an archetypal protein transport system in bacterial outer membranes, and evidence that gut microbial enterotypes might not fall into defined groups.
Download TWiM #31 (55 MB, .mp3, 75 minutes).
Links for this episode:
- Discovery of a TAM, a new bacterial protein transport system (Nat Struct Mol Biol)
- Commentary on TAM discovery
- Enterotypes of the human gut microbiome (Nature)
- Gut enterotypes might be less clear-cut (Ed Yong)
- Letters read on TWiM #31
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