TWiM 1: Neisseria LINEs up

February 23, 2011

neisseria_gonorrhoeaeHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Cliff Mintz, Michael Schmidt, and Stanley Maloy

On episode #1 of the podcast This Week in Microbiology, Vincent, Cliff, Michael, and Stan discuss transfer of DNA from a human host to a bacterial pathogen, and the ability of dry copper to kill bacteria on contact.

Download TWiM #1 (58 MB .mp3, 63 minutes).

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