TWiM 5: Mercury-methylating Desulfovibrio and antimicrobial nanoparticles

April 20, 2011

thumb_biofilm_of_desulfovibrio_desulfuricansHosts: Vincent Racaniello, Cliff Mintz, Michael Schmidt, and Ronald Atlas

On episode #5 of the podcast This Week in Microbiology, Vincent, Cliff, Michael and Ron discuss the genome sequence of a mercury-methylating bacterium and the antimicrobial effects of nanoparticles.

Download TWiM #5 (52.5 MB .mp3, 76 minutes).

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Image of Biofilm of Desulfovibrio desulfuricans by PNNL – Pacific Northwest National Laboratory via flickr

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